Ambalantota toddy shop goes up in flames

Ambalantota toddy shop goes up in flames

Ambalantota toddy shop goes up in flames

Written by Staff Writer

01 Apr, 2014 | 1:08 pm

A police investigation is underway over a fire at a toddy store in Ambalantota.

The Office of the Police Media Spokesperson said, that the fire broke out at around 11.30 Monday night.

A sword and a burnt vest had been discovered at the location after the fire. According to an eye-witness account, a group that arrived in a white van had set fire to the toddy store.

“When i was entering the town, I saw a group gathered here. They turned the van around. We went home in fear. I called my brother and told him everything over the phone. When we came back here, we saw the store on fire. A television, fan and other important documents worth over Rs.15,000  have all gone up in flames.”

The Office of the Police media Spokesperson said that a personal dispute may have led to the store being set on fire.

Latest News

Are you interested in advertising on our website or video channel
Please contact us at [email protected]