‘Personal dispute cause of Vavunativu arson’
The incident where a religious centre, a grocery
and four houses were destroyed by setting fire in Vavunativu on
Saturday night was a result of a personal dispute between two
groups, Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said.
Beware of Romeos, Police warn maids returning from abroad
Police yesterday warned housemaids returning
home to be aware of crooks who deceive girls by posing as reputed
and rich businessmen and start a relationship to rob them of their
cash and gold jewelery.
Mother poisons infant
A woman who allegedly killed her infant by
poisoning, was arrested by Yatiyantota Police on Saturday. Police
said the worker, 32 also attempted to commit suicide after poisoning
the male infant aged one year and eight months.