Parliamentarian Vijayakala Maheswaran has been granted bail by the Colombo Chief Magistrate.
It is reported, she has been released on a personal bond worth 500 thousand rupees.
Maheswaran was arrested this morning by the Police Organized Crimes Division, over a controversial statement made by her recently. Her controversial statement in Jaffna called upon the revival of the LTTE, for the freedom of the Tamil people.
The arrest was made when she arrived to record a statement on the said incident.
She was then presented before the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court.