Prison authorities fail to produce former DLB Chairman Sarana Gunawardena before court

Prison authorities fail to produce former DLB Chairman Sarana Gunawardena before court

By Nathasha De Alwis

14 Nov, 2017 | 12:23 pm

Former Chairman of the Development Lotteries Board, Sarana Gunawardena, who is currently in remand custody, has been ordered to be produced in court on November 21.

The Colombo Fort Additional Magistrate Aruni Atigala, issued this order on the Superintendent of the Welikada Remand Prison on Tuesday, November 14.

Sarana Gunawardena was scheduled to be presented before court today, November 14, in respect of nine cases that have been filed against him.

However, prison officials failed to produced him in court.