Death penalty imposed on former MP and two others

Kameshi Kohomange | Published: 7:55 PM Jul 31 2020
Local Death penalty imposed on former MP and two others

Ratnapura High Court Judge, Rohan Jayawardene imposed the death penalty on three individuals, including former MP and Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna candidate, Premalal Jayasekara on Friday (31).

The other two defendants include Chairman of the Kahawatte Pradeshiya Sabha, Vajira Darshana de Silva and Former Provincial Councillor, Nilantha Jayakody.

The order was issued in relation to the case being taken up over the death of a supporter who was engaged in preparations for an election rally for the 2015 Presidential Election period in Kahawatte, Ratnapura.

Kameshi Kohomange | Published: 7:55 PM Jul 31 2020

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