Murder in Wattala


An individual has died and two others injured after a person set fire to a house in Wattala, Police said.

According to the Police, the fire had broken out yesterday (12) morning, killing a 57-year-old woman. She had come to the relevant house due to a recent family dispute.

Police said that the arson was also a result of the mentioned dispute. The suspect is also injured and is being treated at the Colombo National Hospital under Police protection.