Sri Lankan maid murdered in Oman over a love affair

Monday, 18 April 2016 - 11:26

Sri+Lankan+maid+murdered+in+Oman+over+a+love+affair

Oman police has found the body of a Sri Lankan housemaid on 16th this month. She was killed by slitting the throat over an alleged love affair, reports say.

It was found that the woman has worked in Oman without registering under the Sri Lanka Foreign Employment Bureau (SLFEB).

Police and Sri Lanka Mission in Oman are investigating into the incident.

Minister of Foreign Employment Thalatha Atukorale said as the woman was not registered at the SLFEB bringing her body back to the country would be an issue.

Further, reports states that a Pakistani national has murdered the woman over a love affair.

However, Sri Lankan Ambassador in Oman M.K. Padmanadan has not confirmed the reports.



A FIRE HAS ERUPTED AT NALLATHANNI
Friday, 28 February 2020 - 16:55

An Air Force Bell 212 Helicopter has been deployed from the Ratmalana Air Force Base to conduct Bambi Bucket Operations to douse the fire which is burning... Read More

APPROVAL TO APPOINT ROHANA BEDDAGE AS THE AMBASSADOR TO THE MALDIVES ISLANDS
Friday, 28 February 2020 - 16:37

Parliamentary Committee on High Posts approves the government proposal to appoint Musician and Dramatist Rohana Beddage as Sri Lankan Ambassador to the... Read More

A HENCHMAN OF ‘ANGODA LOKKA’ WHO WAS TAKEN INTO CUSTODY TOGETHER WITH HEROIN, REMANDED
Friday, 28 February 2020 - 16:39

A henchman of underworld gang leader ‘Angoda Lokka’ who was taken into custody with 30 grams of heroin in his possession has been remanded... Read More