COLOMBO (NewsRadio); Samagi Jana Balawegaya Member of Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen, who was named a suspect in a case filed in relation to the 2019 Easter Sunday Bombings, has been acquitted.
Colombo Fort Magistrate Thilina Gamage acquitted MP Bathiudeen when the case filed in relation to Easter Attacks was taken up this morning.
MP Rishad Bathiudeen was arrested in relation to the bombings by the Criminal Investigation Department in April this year.
Several others are also in remand custody over the bombings.
More than 250 died following bomb blasts in several locations in Sri Lanka on the 21st of April 2019.