WATCH: Ranjan escorted from prison to attend family funeral

August 4, 2021 at 12:37 PM

Former Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake was escorted by prison officials to attend the funeral of a close relative that was held today.

The Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) former MP who is currently imprisoned over contempt of court charges was brought from the Angunukollapelessa prison.

Fellow SJB MP Harin Fernando had also attended the funeral at the time when Ramanayake had arrived.

Ranjan Ramanayake had reportedly stayed at the funeral house for a short while and was escorted away by prison officials after paying his final respects. (NewsWire)