Wednesday, 21 May 2014 - 10:15
Update : Is it an economic problem for Bambalapitiya Hindu College teacher to commit suicide?-Video
Teachers of Bambalapitiya Hindu College say that their colleague in charge of school sports unit could have committed suicide due to financial hardship.
However police say the exact motive of the suicide is still not clear.
Police found the physical instructor’s body that had used a rope to hang himself in a room adjacent to the sports complex of the school this morning.
37-year Francis Camilus was a Tamil resident of Galpola at Medagama in Kuliyapitiya.
He was a father of two children.
The deceased used to ring his wife on daily basis, and she did not receive the usual call yesterday.
Later she has informed a colleague of her husband to check her husband’s whereabouts.
Bambalapitiya police said that the colleague teacher found the body of his friend hanging in his room.
The deceased teacher joined the Hindu College in 2005, and he had married a colleague while serving at a school in Naththandiya.
However the wife, Mahesha Edirisuriya told our news team that she suspects the death of her husband.
Update :Wednesday, 21 May 2014 - 1:08
A male teacher commits suicide
A male teacher at Hindu College in Bambalapitiya commits suicide by hanging himself inside the college hostel.