3 accomplices of ‘Angoda Lokka’ arrested over Hanwella double murder


Three accomplices of prominent underworld figure “Angoda Lokka” have been arrested over the killing of two persons at Pahathgama in Hanwella last Sunday.

Two armed men who had arrived on a motorcycle with their faces concealed had entered a house in Pahathgama at arounf 10.00 p.m. on Sunday (25) and opened fire at the homeowner and another person.

The victims, a 43-year-old businessman from the area and a 32-year-old, were rushed to the Avissawella Hospital in critical condition and later succumbed to injuries.