Sri Lankan rapid bowler Shehan Madushanka has been suspended from all kinds of cricket with rapid impact for alleged ownership of heroin. Sri Lanka Cricket made the announcement 3 days after he was once arrested by means of the police and later installed remand custody.
The medicine had allegedly been present in a automobile Madushanka were travelling in, on Saturday. Police mentioned a bit over two grams were came upon. He was once arrested northeast of town of Negombo, by means of Pannala police, and produced in entrance of a Justice of the Peace day after today. He is recently in remand till he’s because of make a High Court look.
According to an SLC observation on Tuesday, the verdict to droop will stand till the board conducts a complete inquiry of the subject.
The 25-year-old Madushanka has performed one ODI and two T20Is, all between January and February 2018. Despite taking a lower-order hat-trick in opposition to Bangladesh in his most effective ODI, he had no longer been within the body for nationwide variety over the past 18 months, partially as a result of his first stint within the workforce were minimize brief by means of an damage.
However, he has been energetic as a cricketer and was once enjoying in Sri Lanka’s home competitions prior to the Covid-19 lockdown got here into impact. Madushanka was once no longer understood to be one of the vital wider nationwide squad gamers anticipated to start out coaching in early June.
As a rustic, Sri Lanka takes a dim view of laborious medicine, and if convicted, Madushanka can be expecting a hefty suspension from SLC as smartly. He isn’t understood to have had critical disciplinary scrapes prior to this incident, alternatively.