The Sri Lankan team’s fast bowler Shehan Madushanka was detained by the police on Saturday with a banned narcotics. Now the Sri Lankan Cricket Board has given severe punishment to Shehan Madushanka.
SLC has banned fast ganja Shehan Madushanka with immediate effect from all types of cricket. The country’s cricket board said on Tuesday that he was detained on charges of possessing illegal drugs.
Sri Lankan police have said that Shehan Madushanka was caught on Saturday with 2.7 grams of heroin by the police and then later he has been sent to police custody till June 2. On the other hand, the Sri Lankan Cricket Board said in a statement, “The decision to suspend will remain until the issue is fully investigated by SLC.” Shehan, who has made headlines by taking a hat-trick in an international debut match, is in the news this time due to wrongdoing.
Let us know that Shehan Madushanka, 25 years old, made his ODI debut against Bangladesh in January 2018. In the same match, Shehan Madushanka took a hat-trick. Shehan Madushanka, who played for the Sri Lankan team in one ODI and two T20 International matches, was ruled out of the team due to injury. Shehan Madushanka played both his T20 Internationals in February 2018, in which he took just two wickets.
An officer associated with the Sri Lankan police said that when Shehan Madushanka was arrested in Panala city on Sunday, he had more than two grams of heroin. Police said that Shehan Madushanka was driving in the midst of a nationwide lockdown caused by the Corona virus, when he was stopped. During that time there was a man in the car with them. These two are being questioned.