Kahawatta shooting: one dead

7 January 2015 12:15 pm - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


One of the victims of the Kahawatte shooting incident had succumbed to injuries early today, sources said.

Shantha Dodamgoda, was injured when shots were fired at him and another two while setting up a stage for NDF presidential candidate at Kahawatta on Monday.

Meanwhile, the Pelmadulla Magistrate had ordered the arrest of Deputy Minister Premalal Jayasekara, Sabaragamuwa Provincial Councillor Aruna Nilantha and Kahawatta Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Vajira Darshana in connection with the shooting incident.

  Comments - 4

  • Bala Wednesday, 07 January 2015 06:37 PM

    And these are all three elected representatives. How low has our country sunk.

    sachi Wednesday, 07 January 2015 08:22 PM

    As usual all three have left the area.The police can,t find them.

    Nalinda Thursday, 08 January 2015 01:11 AM

    This is how goons do elections.

    K. C. John Thursday, 08 January 2015 12:33 PM

    So now it becomes a murder charge, no?

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