Court order to arrest Vaas Gunawardana's son.

Thursday, 11 July 2013 - 12:56


The Kaduwela Magistrate Wasantha Jinadasa today issued a warrant for the arrest of former DIG Vass Gunawardena’s son Ravindu Gunawardena for not appearing in the Kaduwela Magistrate Court regarding an assault on a student.


The case regarding the abduction and assault of Nipuna Ramanayaka, a student in a private university in Malabe, was heard in the Kaduwela Magistrate’s Court today.


The former DIG’s son and his wife have been charged in the incident which took place on the 9th of August in 2009.


Furthermore a fundamental rights case was also filed by the prosecution in the Supreme Court.


Meanwhile, the Criminal Investigation Division informed the Colombo Magistrate’s Court recently that it is acting to arrest Ravindu Gunawardena in connection with the abduction and murder of a businessman in Bambalapitiya.