Ranjan transferred to Angunukolapelessa Prison

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Samagi Jana Balawegaya Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake who was sentenced to a four year prison term was transferred to the high security prison in Angunukolapelessa this morning.

The Prisons Department Spokesman Commissioner Chandana Ekanayake told the Daily News that the MP was transferred to the prison after completing his quarantine process.

Ramanayake, underwent the quarantine process at the Correctional Center for Youthful Offenders in Pallansena,  Negombo.

MP Ranjan Ramanayake was sentenced to four years  Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) by the Supreme Court on January 12th.

Ramanayake was found to be in contempt of court in connection with statements made to the media regarding the judiciary.