A woman dies following an assault by robbers


A 103 year old woman dies after being assaulted by a group of robbers who broke into a house at Egoda Walegoda in Balangoda, Ratnapura.

According to the police media spokesman’s office the group of robbers have broke into the house last evening and have beaten the woman severely after stealing valuables in the house.

The injured woman succumbed to her injuries after she was admitted to Balangoda Hospital.