ECONOMYNEXT – A British National was found dead in a lodging in Koggala, in southern Sri Lanka, on Saturday 06.
As per the Police Media Division, the deceased, aged 54 was found dangling by a piece of cloth tied to the headboard of his bed in a suspected suicide.
The man was a long term resident of Sri Lanka, the police said, and the body had been discovered by the manager of the hotel he was residing at in Habaraduwa, Koggala.
Police said a postmortem will be conducted once a representative of the British High Commission and the deceased’s relatives arrive to identify the body, which is being held at the Karapitiya hospital morgue. (Colombo/Aug08/2022)