Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lankan woman arrested for selling her baby for Rs. 30,000
Fri, Aug 8, 2014, 12:46 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 08, Colombo: Sri Lanka police yesterday had arrested a mother of a six-month old baby girl for selling her baby to another woman for Rs.30,000 (approximately US$ 230) .

The Sapugaskanda police arrested the 32-year old mother along with the woman who bought the infant last week. The buyer is reportedly a resident of Makola, Kiribathgoda.

Both women will be produced in the Mahara Magistrate’s Court today, the police said

The Sapugaskanda Police are conducting further investigations.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Kelaniya University to remain closed until 11 May
-- [7 hours ago]
Eight Nigerians and a Sri Lankan couple arrested in drug raid
-- [7 hours ago]
Our main responsibility is to protect and foster the working people - President
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka National Chamber hosts B2B meetings with Czech delegation
Sri Lankan PM vows to fight corruption, strengthen economy, develop the country
Sri Lanka Air Force asks MoD to take action against former director of operations - report
In Pictures: Sri Lanka Freedom Party May Day rally in Galle
Sri Lanka Transport Board paid Rs. 42 million to ferry people to May Day rallies
WIPO commends Sri Lanka for concrete deliverables under IP Action Plan
Sri Lanka celebrates World Labor Day today

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.