Feb 14, 2018

Victor’s wife granted bail

The wife of Renowned musician Victor Ratnayake, Hashini Amendra Ratnayake who was remanded in connection to a jewellery theft, was granted bail on February 12 by the Tangalle Magistrate Mahil Wijeweera under strict conditions.

The Tangalle High Court ordered her to post two sureties of Rs. One million each and her passport was also impounded preventing her from leaving the country.

The two sureties should be close relatives of the suspect and she is also ordered to appear in Court on February 16.
The Tangalle High Court Judge Sujatha Alahapperuma considering the application for bail by the attorney appearing for the suspect Senior Attorney Chaminda Athukorale, had ordered the Tangalle Magistrate to grant her bail.

She was remanded for breach of trust with regard to jewellery that was being pawned at a bank that she was employed at.