UNP MP Sujeeva Senasingha who appeared in Court today over a verbal spat he had with the Ven. Omare Kassapa thera has been enlarged on bail.
The Keselwatte Police alleged that the MP had verbally abused the monk who was present in the Supreme Court to mediate in a Fundamental Rights petition seeking security for Sarath Fonseka. A report submitted to Courts said that the incident happened on the 2nd of December last year. Accordingly notices were issued on the MP. The
Colombo Chief Magistrate enlarged Sujeewa Senasinghe on a personal bail of 50 thousand rupees. Investigations were launched on a complaint made by the monk that the suspect MP had chastised and threatened him. The trial was fixed for 26th of October