Former Sri Lankan High Commissioner to United Kingdom Chris Nonis has been notified to appear before the Kollupitiya Police on July 18, regarding a complaint lodged against him, that he allegedly verbally abused and threatened a female company Chairman on May 16, 2016.
Nonis had been asked to come before the police station yesterday (July 14) to record a statement, but a lawyer who appeared on behalf him told the Police his client was unable to be present as he was indisposed.
The Complainant, Mary Jane Verma (80) of Green Park Residencies had lodged a complainant with Kolllupitiya Police alleging that Chris Nonis threatened her at Green Park Residencies in Kollupitiya.
Varma said she was threatened by Nonis to withdraw a case pertaining to a company owned by Nonis and another person by the name of Samarasinghe.
Counsel Asela Rekawa with Sajith Jayawardena appeared in the interest of the Complainant.