“Injured” Malaka Silva Arrested By Police For Assaulting A British Couple

12-mervMinister Mervyn Silva’s son Malaka Silva has been arrested by Police in connection with assault on a foreign couple at a night club in Bambalapitiya early this morning.  Police sources told Asian Mirror that Malaka Silva has been remanded till Tuesday. 

However, following the incident, Malaka Silva was admitted to hospital by his friends claiming he was assaulted by a Scottish national. One of his friends also lodged a complaint with the Police saying the Minister’s son was assaulted at the night club. 
Speaking to Asian Mirror reporters, the Minister said following the assault that Malaka Silva would be sent to Singapore for further treatment. He also indicated that his son’s condition was critical. “I will take him to Singapore or send him to the funeral parlour,” the Minister added. Malaka Silva is still under medical observation, a spokesperson of the Police said.
Hospital sources told Asian Mirror that Malaka Silva’s condition was not critical.

“Future” Education Minister Malaka Silva In Hospital After Night Club Brawl

  • Silva’s name was mentioned in connection with a number of controversies in the recent past. Last year, he was assaulted by an unidentified group at the car part of Odel over an incident involving a girl.
  • Before that, he allegedly assaulted an Army officer inside a hotel premises in Colombo and the latter sustained head injuries. However, no action was taken against the Minister’s Son.

Malaka Silva’s entry into politics has already been announced by his father.  The Minister had indicated his son would enter politics from the district of Matara. Malaka Silva openly claimed that he wanted to be the Education Minister of Sri Lanka one day!

Malaka Silva remanded

Police Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana told Daily Mirror online that the Colombo Crime Division (CCD) has produced Mr. Silva before the Judge this evening. “Mr. Silva was remanded until November 4, for allegedly assaulting a Scottish couple at a Night Club in the early hours today,” the spokesman said. – See more at: http://www.dailymirror.lk/55639/malaka-silva-remanded#sthash.GMQrf0af.dpuf

Mervyn Silva on his son’s night club Fight

Minister Mervyn Silva’s son Malaka Silva, who was admitted to a private hospital following a brawl at a night club in Kollupitiya

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