Video: A person attempts to commit suicide inside Foreign Employment Bureau

Monday, 09 December 2013 - 13:36

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A person attempted to commit suicide by drinking kerosene inside the Foreign Employment Bureau at Battaramulla this afternoon.

38-year old Indika Prasad Wijerathna, a resident of Karuwalagas-wewa in Puttalam drank kerosene due to the constant delay by the Foreign Employment Bureau to bring down his wife from Saudi Arabia.

A hospital spokeswoman said that the condition of the victim was not critical.

The victim’s wife, 35-year old Krishanthi Nimalika has gone for employment in Saudi Arabia 7 months ago.

Later Krishanthi has informed Indika over the phone that she was compelled to face various harassments there and Indika has paid 350 thousand rupees to the local employment agency asking the agency owner to bring down his wife home.




Update: Monday, 09 December 2013 - 08:05 PM
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A person attempts to commit suicide inside Foreign Employment Bureau

A person was hospitalised after attempting to commit suicide by drinking kerosene inside the Foreign Employment Bureau at Battaramulla this afternoon.

A hospital spokeswoman said that the condition of the victim was not critical.

Indika Sampath, a resident of 17th Mile Post Puttalam drank kerosene consequent to the delay by the Foreign Employment Bureau to bring down his wife from her currently employed in Saudi Arabia.




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