A person has been killed in a shooting incident in Pallemulla, Panadura, our news reporter stated.
Reportedly, two individuals who had arrived on a motorcycle have opened fire at a group of persons traveling on a three-wheeler.
One of the passengers in the three-wheeler had sustained critical injuries in the incident and been admitted to the Panadura Base Hospital for treatment.
Subsequently, he had succumbed to his injuries, said siyatha news reporter.
Meanwhile, Police Special Task Force (STF) has been deployed to ensure security in the area.
Panadura North Police have commenced investigations into the incident.