Ramith Rambukwella    Getty Images
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After being arrested for car accident in 2016, Ramith Rambukwella is back in the news. Rambukwella was arrested after a car accident in Colombo. He was driving the car, which went on to hit the wall, in the early hours of the day. No one was hurt in the process. This time around, Rambukwella has been arrested for after beating up two university students with a fire arm. He has been also charged for drunk driving on Friday.

Rambukwella, who made his international debut for Sri Lanka on July 2013, is also likely to lose his Sri Lanka central contract. A Sri Lanka official told cricbuzz, “We will take up the matter seriously and Rambukwella could lose his contract.” Rambukwella’s club Tamil Union is also likely to take a call on his participation for the club.

Apart from him antics in past 18 months, Rambukwella was previously involved in a bizarre incident in July 2013. While returning from West Indies with the Sri Lanka A team, he caused mild panic on a flight by attempting to open the aircraft’s cabin door at 35,000 feet. Rambukwella has had disciplinary issues since his U-19 cricketing days and continued to be caught in the web till date.

Rambukwella last played a for Sri Lanka in the T20I series against England in July 2016.