Actress Damitha granted bail


Colombo Fort Magistrate,Thilina Gamage, yesterday (12),released actress Damitha Abeyratne on bail in two sureties of Rs 500,000 each.

The actresshad been in remand, on charges of unlawful entry to the Presidential Secretariat last July.

President’s Counsel Rienzie Arsacularatne submitteda bail application to Court via a motion, on behalf of the suspect.

Later, the Court impounded the passport of the actress. The suspect had been charged before the Colombo Fort Magistrate’s Court, over the illegal entry to the said premises and damaging propertyin the company of protesters, on 14 July.

By Hansi Nanayakkara