The expectant UPFA candidate from Mahara Sudima Chandanie who has been assaulted, is still receiving treatment in hospital.
Sudima Chandanie is contesting the local government election for the Mahara Pradeshiya Sabha under the UPFA banner. She was inhumanly attacked by the UNP candidate Indika Bandara. She is currently receiving treatment in the Ragama Teaching hospital. A group of female lawyers led by the President of the Sri Lanka Women Lawyers Association visited her today at the Ragama Teaching hospital. The UNP candidate who is alleged to have attacked her was arrested and remanded yesterday. Meanwhile a protest was held in Indigahamulla, Kirillawela to condemn the attack.