The Horana Magistrate’s Court has today released on bail, the husband of a top female athlete, after he was accused of assaulting the athlete over a family dispute.
The Court has releasedthlete Susanthika Jayasinghe’s husband, Dhammika Ranasinghe on a personal bail of Rs. 50,000 and cash bail of Rs.5000 after he appeared before court.
Jayasinghe had lodged a complaint at the Police Women and Children’s Bureau about a family dispute where she had allegedly been assaulted by her husband.
Horana Chief Magistrate Mahinda Prasad Ranasignhe had ordered Jayasinghe’s husband to appear in court on May 10 and to report to the Bandaragama Police in the morning hours of every last Sunday of the month.