Dec 27, 2018

Four persons found dead Featured

Remains of four persons have been found in separate incidents, police say.

Thalawakele police have found a man dead near the Thalawakele railway station around 6.00am today (27).

Police say that victim is around 65-70 years old and further investigations are underway.

(Pics : Ranjith Rajapaksha - Hatton Corr.)


Meanwhile, remains of a person who had died in mysterious circumstances were found in a government flat.

The police were called into investigate after neighbours complained of a unbearable stench which had prevailed for a few days.

It has been revealed that the man was the resident of that flat.


A man has been found dead last night (26) near the tunnel in front of the Kandy clock tower.

Police suspect that the man (50) had died on the spot.

Initial investigations have revealed that the man had left his home to run some errands.


A woman was found dead in a stream in the Kananwila, Moragahahena area in Horana this morning.

Her identity remains unknown.