By Pushpakumara Jayaratna
A UPFA supporter was shot dead in Kurunegala late last night while he was traveling in his vehicle. The gunmen had been in another vehicle and fired using a T-56 weapon killing the 26 year old UPFA supporter on the spot.
Following the shooting the driver of the vehicle had driven the victim directly to the police station where he was found dead. Investigations into the incident are currently underway. (Daily Mirror online)