Colombo HC releases MV X- Press Pearl Captain
Captain of fire-stricken MV X-Press Pearl has been released today (14) on a personal bond of Rs. 2 million on orders of Colombo High Court Judge Damith Thotawatte.
The Judge also ordered that the suspect be banned from traveling overseas.
The case is set to return to court on 1 July.
The Russian Captain of the MV X-Press Pearl which caught fire recently was arrested by the CID today (14) and produced before the Colombo High Court.