A person, who had assaulted a woman in the Mirissa area in Udupila in Weligama resulting in her death, has committed suicide by hanging himself.
Police Media Spokespersons office stated that had assaulted the woman, a 35 year old mother of 2 using a pole.
The husband of the deceased woman stated that the person who carried out the assault had made undue propositions to his wife and a complain had been lodged at the Weligama Police.
Although the accused had been advised once he had repeated the offence and another complaint was lodged.
The husband of the woman stated that Police did not take action on it.
However, Police Media Spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana stated that if the Weligama police had failed to take action, an inquiry will be held regarding the matter.