A woman who was shot by a Doctor in the Kirimetiyana area in Koswaththa – Maarawila and admitted to the Colombo National Hospital has been transferred to the Colombo Eye Hospital.
A spokesperson of the Colombo National Hospital stated that the injured woman was transferred to the eye hospital for further treatment to a wound near an eye.
The Doctor who serves at the Negombo hospital has been arrested.
At a time an argument had broken out between the Doctor and his Wife, one of their relatives and this woman in concerned who is a neighbour had gone to their house.
It is during this episode that the Doctor had shot the woman, which is said to be using a licensed weapon.