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* Sri Lanka oil refinery employee shot by unidentified gunmen
Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 02:38 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 07, Colombo: An employee of Sri Lanka's oil refinery at Sapugaskanda was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in at the Pattiya Junction in Kelaniya this evening, the police media unit said.

Unidentified gunmen on a motorcycle fired at the 22 year old youth killing him, the police said.

No arrest has been made yeat and the police are continuing investigations.

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