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Security officer at Temple Trees commits suicide

A security officer attached with the Special Task Force (STF) committed suicide at the security post of Temple Trees today (04).

30-year-old STF police constable (C-22) named Godadeniyalage Dilruksha Samarasinghe had committed suicide with his own weapon at the security checkpoint allegedly over a romantic relationship.

The Colombo National Hospital are currently holding the remains of the deceased individual until further notice.

Pictures by Indika Handuwala