Body of Aththanagalle abduction victim discovered from Ruwanwella

Monday, 18 February 2013 - 18:50

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The corpse of an individual who was abducted from the Aththanagalle area this morning was recovered while lying in a rubber estate in the Ruwanwella, Galbemmma area this evening.

 

The individual who is a resident of Walpola-Welagedara had been abducted by a group of unidentified individuals in a van this morning.

 

The individual who has been identified as 37 year old Waniga-neththi Malith Niroshan had been abducted after he had made it home subsequent to attending a musical show in the Nittambuwa town last night.

 

According to his relatives the abductors of Malith Niroshan bearing T-56 firearms had identified themselves as police officers.

 

A son of the deceased described his father's abduction in the following manner to our news team.

 

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United National Party Organiser of the Aththanagalle District Chandrasoma Saranalal expressing his views to our news team noted that the deceased was an ardent supporter of his party.

 

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