Body of Bambalapitiya businessman found in Mawanella
Thursday, 25 August 2016 - 8:22
The body of millionaire textile businessman Mohamed Sulaiman was recovered from Hemmathagama in Mawanella yesterday.
A senior police officer in charge of Mawanella told our news team that relatives had identified the body, the post mortem is scheduled to be held under Mawanella Magistrate L. K. Mahinda this morning.
A Mawanella police officer said that the businessman’s father and brother have had arrived at the Mawanella Police station to make a statement.
Millionaire businessman Mohamed Suliman was abducted in Bambalapitia, on the night of 21st this month.
On the night of the abduction, the businessman was in his car outside his home having returned from a wedding. He was waiting in his car for his wife to open the front gate at the time of the abduction.
Subsequently the businessman’s father received a phone call, where he was asked for a 20 million rupee ransom for the release of his son.