SRI LANKA: 35-YEAR-OLD SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR MURDER
November 29, 2019:
A 35-year-old man was sentenced to death by Colombo High Court Judge Dhammika Ganepola for hacking to death a youth down Station Road in Ratmalana, News First reported on 28 November 2019. (Sources: newsfirst.lk, 28/11/2019)
The murder took place on the 10th of July 2003 and the defendant Devasiri Susantha Priyadarshana was sentenced to death for killing Hevawitharanage Sarath.