Published : 8:00 am  June 20, 2016 | No comments so far |  |  (701) reads | 

Untitled-5UPALI RANAWEERA AND PUSPAKUMARA MALLAWAARACHCHI Olympic Medallist Susanthika Jayasinghe’s husband, who was arrested for allegedly assaulting her, was released on two surety bails of Rs.100,000 each by Gampaha Acting Magistrate Nayana Wijesinghe on Saturday.

Kumbukage Dhammika Nandakumara (43), a resident of Gantheragedara, Bandaragama was ordered to report to the Weliweriya Police Station on the first and last Sunday of every month between 9.00 am and noon. Weliweriya Police Sergeant D. B. N. Jayalath who produced the suspect in court said Susanthika had complained that her husband had assaulted her at her residence, No.432, South Ambaraluwa,Weliweriya. She had lodged a complaint with the Weliweriya Police on the 18th. She had been admitted to the Gampaha General Hospital on the same day. Attorney-at-Law Ramani Seneviratne who appeared on behalf of the husband said the injury had occurred when Susanthika jumped over a wall. She requested bail for the suspect. The suspect was enlarged on bail and ordered to appear in court on June 23.