ECONOMYNEXT – Actress and former Sri Lanka MP Upeksha Swarnamali was arrested Monday (26) by Katugastota police following a traffic accident in Nugawela, Kandy, police said.
An 18-year-old motorcyclist was injured when the vehicle the ex-MP was travelling in had collided with the bike on the Kandy-Kurunegala road, a police media statement said.
The motorcyclist has been admitted to the Peradeniya hospital.
Police said that the former MP will be produced in court on Monday. (Colombo/Jul26/2021)