A person who had been abducted from Wewaldeniya has been dumped in a paddy field in Meerigama this morning.
Meerigama police said that the victim has been admitted to Wathupitiwala hospital as he had been assaulted.
The 38-year old victim, Tissa Kumara Seneviratne had been abducted by a group of men on June 20th.
A relative of the victim told our news team the abductors came in a white van and kidnapped the victim while he was riding a motor cycle with another person.
Mirigama police said that the victim has been accused of several thefts and other criminal offences.