Friend stabs man for holding wife’s hand

A man stabbed his friend in the head and abdomen for holding his wife’s hand in Gampola area of Sri Lanka, ‘Lankadeepa’ reported.

The two men had become friends while they were in the jail.

On the day of incident, the victim came to his friend’s house in a drunken state and grabbed a hand of the accused’s wife. This ensued heated argument between the two friends, resulting in the host stabbing his visiting friend in the head and abdomen.

The victim was reportedly admitted to Peradeniya General Hospital with serious injuries.

Thalathuoya police said that the victim was a resident of Kurunduwatta Bazaar in Gampola. Police arrested the suspect. Investigation continues.

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