Thilina Gamage has been appointed as the Chief Magistrate of the Colombo Magistrate Court. Gamage is set to assume duties as the Chief Magistrate tomorrow (03).
Gamage was accused of keeping an elephant cub in possession without a licence and was prosecuted during the previous Good Governance reigme. He was arrested and remanded for a certain period and subjected to a suspension of service.
However, Gamage was acquitted from all charges in December last year as per the order of the Colombo High Court.