Dec 29, 2018

54 gunned down in 2018!

In 2018, 54 persons have been gunned down so far, with the number of injured persons around 100, according to statistics from the police headquarters.

The most number of shootings have been reported from the Colombo suburbs and have involved the underworld.

The highest number of deaths in a single incident which took place during the year was reported in the shooting at the Tangalle fishing port on Dec. 25.