A lieutenant serving at the Ampara – Kondu-watu-wana army camp has committed suicide by self inflicted gunshot to the head.
It has been revealed that the victim has committed suicide over a love affair.
The deceased is a 27 year old and he had used a T 56 fire arm to commit the suicide.
The lieutenant has also served as an instructor.
Police media spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunasekara stated that the post mortem will be carried out tomorrow at the Ampara hospital.