UNP MP Ajith Mannapperuma’s leg amputated (Video)


UNP Parliamentarian Ajith Mannapperuma who was injured and hospitalised yesterday due to an accident near 40th kilometre post on the Southern Expressway had his right leg amputated below the knee.

The accident occurred when the MP’s driver had lost control of the jeep causing it to collide with the protective railing.

The wounded MP and his driver were admitted to the Nagoda Hospital in Kalutara for treatment.


Subsequently the MP and the driver were transferred to the Colombo National Hospital for further treatment.


Police media spokespersons office stated that the driver was arrested following the accident.