Health update of Kumara Welgama

May 10, 2022 at 2:33 PM

Opposition MP Kumara Welgama who was attacked by a group of the angry public during the unrest in Sri Lanka yesterday is not in a critical condition, his brother Nalin Welgama revealed. 

In a social media post, Nalin Welgama said his brother is in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) due to safety concerns and is otherwise well.

“No fractures. Just cuts & bruises. Wish him a speedy recovery,” he added in a Twitter message.

Nalin Welgama also said, “We hold no hatred on the angry mobs. He was in the wrong place at the wrong time!.”

Several politicians were attacked by the angry public after Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) supporters attacked peaceful anti-government protesters in Colombo yesterday. (NewsWire)