Man hacks a woman with an axe, consumes poison


A man who has consumed poison after hacking a woman from Monaragala-Siyambalaanduwa-Mahakalugolla-Welkatuwa area to death with an axe has been admitted to the Siyambalaanduwa base hospital.

The police states that a 28-year-old young woman has been murdered in the above manner yesterday night.

The man who is been admitted at the hospital after consuming poison is a 42 year old. The reason for the murder is yet to be revealed.