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Kurunegala Mayor remanded till 17 Sept

Kurunegala Mayor Thushara Sanjeewa Witharana

Kurunegala Mayor Thushara Sanjeewa Witharana has been remanded today (09) till 17 September.

Witharana had allegedly robbed an individual and threatened him with a pistol some years ago.

The Mayor was arrested today as he failed to appear in Court when the case filed against him was taken up for hearing.

Witharana was elected Mayor of Kurunegala from the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP).