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Two killed in shooting in Ambalangoda


27 July 2022 09:41 pm - 3     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Two persons had been killed and another injured when an unidentified gunman opened fire at them at Galagoda in Ambalangoda this evening.

Police said the gunman who had arrived on a motorcycle had opened fire and one of the victim's had died on the spot while two other persons had been admitted to the Balapitiya Hospital. Another victim later succumbed to the injuries.

The victims were identified as 44 and 49 years old, and were residents of Kuleegoda.

Investigation revealed that the shooting might have been linked  to the shooting incident at Uruwatta in Ambalangoda yesterday.



  Comments - 3

  • Punchi Thursday, 28 July 2022 06:24 AM

    We encouraged lawlessness as a tool for subjugating and intimidating sections of our citizenry. Now this has permeated our society and come back to bite us

    Triple X Thursday, 28 July 2022 07:20 AM

    DM why showing these killings as big news, there are so many more important work still pending for the tri forces with the Aragalaya.

    Punchi Thursday, 28 July 2022 09:40 AM

    There was a time our patriotic Sinhala forces was killing Tamils in the North and East. Now we patriotic Sinhala people are killing each other in increasing such incidents in the South

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