SI gets 4 years in prison for a Rs. 20,000 bribe

SI gets 4 years in prison for a Rs. 20,000 bribe

SI gets 4 years in prison for a Rs. 20,000 bribe

Written by Staff Writer

12 Mar, 2019 | 5:22 pm

Colombo (News 1st): The Police Sub-Inspector who served as the OIC of the Andana police post in Kahawatte was found guilty by the Colombo High Court for soliciting a bribe of Rs. 20,000. The suspect was sentenced to 4 years in prison by the High Court.

He was arrested on June 1st, 2011 by the Bribery Commission when receiving a sum of Rs. 20,000 as a bribe to refrain from filing legal action against a man arrested for the possession of illegal alcohol.

The defendent was fined Rs. 10,000 as well as another Rs. 20,000 rupees as a penalty fee.

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