The Chief Jailer of the Welikada Prison Training School, Thilina Ruwan Thihara, has been shot and killed in Ambalangoda.
The Chief Jailer succumbed to injuries after being admitted to the Balapitiya Hospital.
He was shot at, at the Kuligoda Junction, Ambalangoda. Police is yet to unveil the cause behind the shooting or the suspects connected to the incident.
Further investigations are being carried out by the Amabalangoda Police.