Ramith Rambukwella pleads guilty

Tuesday, 11 October 2016 - 18:55

The son of former Minister Keheliya Rambukwella, cricketer Ramith Rambukwella pleaded guilty to reckless driving and committing a motor accident on Independence Avenue in Colombo.  

Later, the Colombo traffic Court imposed Rs. 29,000 fine on Ramith Rambukwella and released his driving license.

Ramith Rambukwella was charged on five counts including reckless driving, failure to prevent an accident and driving under the influence.

Meanwhile, Colombo High Court today ordered to relax the bail conditions imposed on former Colombo Magistrate Thilina Gamage.

The order was issued by High Court Judge Manilal Vaidyatilaka after considering a motion filed by Thilina Gamage.  

Former Magistrate Thilina Gamage was charged for illegal possession of an elephant calf.

Accordingly, Thilina Gamage, who had been ordered earlier to report to the CID once a week, will do so once a month following the High Court order.