Another shooting incident involving ‘motorcycle gunmen’ was reported yesterday (16) in Piyadigama, Dadalla.
Police said a person was targeted, but no one was hurt in the incident.
The gunmen had fled the area after opening fire, and Police are conducting further investigations.
According to Police reports, from 1 January to 8 August, 35 people have been gunned down in various parts of the island.
A majority of these incidents were reported in the Western Province.
By Sahan Tennekoon