5 persons who shot at UNP rally commuted death sentence

Thursday, 14 March 2013 - 18:33


Moneragala High Court today handed the death sentence to five persons over the double murder at a UNP meeting in Bibile.


The accused had shot and killed two persons at a UNP party rally in Bibile in 1999.


The rally which was attended by UNP MP Ranjith Maddumabandara was held at Galkumbura, Bibile.