Tense situation at Anuradhapura Prison leaves 1 dead and 3 injured

A tense situation at the Anuradhapura Prison has left one detainee dead and 3 injured.

The STF and Police were called to control the situation at the Prison. Following a series of gun shots, 4 detainees were admitted to the Anuradhapura Hospital.One detainee was pronounced dead at the Hospital.

Meanwhile, a fire had also erupted at the premises of the Prison.