Accused indicted for sexually molesting minor


Indictments were handed over to an accused, before Colombo High Court Navaratne Marasinghe, yesterday (22) related to charges filed against him of sexually molesting a minor.

After the handing over of indictments to the accused, he was ordered to be enlarged on cash bail of Rs 15,000 and on two sureties of Rs 500, 000 each.

Accordingly, Judge Marasinghe ordered to conduct a detailed investigative trial pertaining to the case on 10 August.

Further Court also ordered the accused to appear before the Mt. Lavinia Police  on each Sunday of the week and to desist from intimidating witnesses to the trial.

By Hansi Nanayakkara