Thursday, 23rd September 2021

Commando commits suicide at PM Residence

Colombo April 04: A commando has committed suicide by shooting himself from his automatic rifle at the gate of the Temple Trees residence while the PM was inside.

The Special Task Force (STF) member used his officially issued automatic assault rifle to shoot himself at the gate of the Temple Trees residence while the premier was inside the sprawling complex.

The investigation in going on, it’s still not clear why officer took his life. Opposition has raised this issue in parliament during debate and government is yet to respond.

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