Tissa Attanayake released on bail

Tissa Attanayake Remanded

The Colombo High Court granted bail to former General Secretary of the United National Party Tissa Attanayake, who was in remand custody.

Tissa Attanayake was released on a personal bail of Rs.25,000 and four personal bails of Rs.500,000 each. Court also prohibited him from travelling overseas.

The case will be taken up for examination on a daily basis from March 20, 2017.

Tissa Attanayake was remanded on three charges including preparing forged documents in the run up to the 2015 Presidential Election.