The Chief Magistrate’s Court in Colombo has today (28) granted bail to a UNP Western Provincial Councilor.
UNP Western Provincial Councilor Nimal R. Peiris was arrested by the Welikada Police yesterday (27) for allegedly threatening the Colombo District Secretary.
The police had informed court Peiris had threatened and obstructed the duties of the District Secretary during the handing over of nominations for the Maharagama Urban Council.
Additional Magistrate Prasanna de Alwis had today released Peiris on a personal bail of Rs. 200,000.