Son kills father with a sickle; commits suicide

Thursday, 16 April 2015 - 8:17

A son who attacked his father with a sickle to death in Ganan-golla – Pollonnaruwa committed suicide by jumping in front of a moving train.

Police media spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunesekara stated that the father was 57 years old while the so is 21 years old.

A dispute between the two had led to this tragic incident.

The 21 year old son has committed suicide by jumping in front of the train plying from Batticalo to Colombo.

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