Sunday, 20 July 2014 - 17:24
Update : Member of the Civil Defence force officer burnt to death on a motorbike
The suspects who murdered the Civil defense force officer and set ablaze his motorbike have been identified.
Police media spokesperson SSP Ajith Rohana said that a special police team has already been appointed to arrest the suspects.
The deceased is a member of the Civil Defense Force attached to the office in the Mahamevuna uyana in the sacred city of Anuradhapura, which comes under the purview of the Madawachchiya zonal office of the Civil Defense Force.
Police said the burnt body was found in the vicinity of the main road located around 3 kilometers away from his house in the Gambiris-gas-wewa area in Anuradhapura.
Update : Sunday, 20 July 2014 - 7:36
A burned body found on a motorbike in Anuradhapura
The police have found a body in the Gambiris-gas-wewa area in Asgirigama, Anuradhapura.
The Anuradhapura police said that the individuals who had burned while on his motorbike, was found this morning.
The deceased is a 37 year old member of the Civil Security Force.
The police further said that the deceased had left home for work at 7.30am today and has gone missing thereafter.
The Anuradhapura police have commenced investigations into the incident.