Five sentenced to death over a murder in Matara

Five sentenced to death over a murder in Matara

January 11, 2017   04:27 pm

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Five members of the same family including three women have been sentenced to death by the Matara High Court over a murder of an individual, Ada Derana reporter says. 


The judgment was delivered when the case was taken up for hearing before High Court Judge Damith Thotawatte on Wednesday. 


The accused had been indicted on charges of murdering the person over a personal dispute in Gandhara area in Kottegoda in 2009.

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