Sept 19, Colombo: A dead body of an unknown person has been found on the beach of Palliyawatta in Wattala Police Division.
The Wattala Police have started investigations based on information that a dead body had come ashore on Monday (18) afternoon.
The police said the deceased is a man between 65 and 70 years old, 05 feet 05 inches tall, with a slim build andgrey hair, wearing a yellow short-sleeved shirt and gray long pants,.
An autopsy was conducted and the body was placed in the Ragama Hospital mortuary.
Wattala Police is conducting further investigations.