Buttala SI's full letter to his wife released - tries to offer an explanation

Wednesday, 03 March 2021 - 19:23

The letter written by the Buttala SI to his wife before his death has been released.

Police discovered a letter written by the Sub Inspector before his suicide. Writing a letter to his wife, he laments over the series of decisions, the shame he has brought upon his family and the shame that his family would now have to live with.

While taking his own life he has asked the family to be resilient in the face of shame and ridicule. He had also asked them to continue the work for the almsgiving of his mother.

The Sub Inspector M.A. Premasiri admits to having an affair and asks his wife to forgive him for the heartache caused.
He tries to offer an explanation to the incidents.....

The letter is given below ...