Sri Lankan batsman Kusal Mendis arrested after a road accident
A couple of days before, young fast bowler, Shehan Madushanka was detained for breaking up the lockdown and taking drugs. Sri Lankan cricket at the headlines for poor motives in a brief moment. Sri Lankan star batsman Kusal Mendis was detained by the nation’s authorities for allegedly murdering an older man in an auto accident. The incident happened in a time when Sri Lankan cricket was abuzz with match-fixing.
On Sunday morning, July 5, a 74-year-old pedestrian was hit by Kushal’s car. The helpless old man died there. According to Sri Lankan media reports, the accident took place around 5 am. The house of the deceased is located in Gorakapala.
Kusal Mendis health has been examined for exactly what caused the accident. Local police said they were also investigating whether he was an alcoholic.
Mendis is a regular face in all three formats for Sri Lanka. At the age of 25, he has played 44 Tests and 76 ODIs. He has played 26 T20s. This top-order batsman also acts as a wicketkeeper.
For the past few days, Sri Lanka has been in the process of returning to cricket. Mendis was in the national team training camp launched on that occasion. This incident in the middle of it.