The body of the youth who jumped into Bolgoda Lake was recovered yesterday.
The youth had jumped into the lake from Kospalana Bridge on the main Moratuwa – Piliyandala Road.
Police said that the youth had jumped into the Bolgoda Lake after slitting his throat.
Subsequently his body was recovered after a search operation was carried out by residents and the police lifesaving unit.
The 19-year-old victim was a resident of Molpay in Moratuwa.