Sri Lanka batsman Kusal Mendis was once arrested Sunday after being allegedly serious about a deadly crash with a bike owner, who died straight away, simply out of doors the rustic’s capital Colombo, police mentioned. The 25-year-old batsman was once using an SUV at Panadura earlier than break of day when the incident took place, police mentioned. Mendis has been named within the 16-player squad for a two-match house Check sequence in opposition to England in March, however the excursion was once cancelled on account of the coronavirus pandemic.
Greater than 3,000 persons are killed yearly in visitors injuries in Sri Lanka.
A former spin bowler, Kaushal Lokuarachchi, was once given a four-year suspended prison sentence for crashing into a girl pedestrian and killing her in 2003.