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11 December 2023

Lovers' extra-marital affair shattered by rape

She claimed to have given sleeping pills in milk to her daughters. (File)

By Correspondent

Colombo - A couple, involved in an extra-marital affair, moved to a hotel to spend a night.

However, according to ‘Mawbima’, two persons attacked them in the night and raped the woman.

The victim, is a 32-year-old garment worker, a resident of Oluwewa village.

She was carrying out an extra-marital affair with a civil defence soldier, a father of two in the same area.

She had gone with him to a hotel at Rookadawewa area in Goruwila belonging to her paramour’s friend on January 12, after finishing her night shift.

After-a-while, two men, who had come to the hotel, assaulted the boyfriend saying they were police officers and one individual took the young man on a motorcycle while the other person remained guarding the woman.

The individual returned and the two men raped the woman.

The woman went to the police station around 7am and lodged a complaint.

Further investigations are being conducted by Nochchiyagama police.

Tattooed woman ‘kidnaps’ youth

A 23-year-old woman has been taken into custody by Maharagama Police for holding an 18-year-old youth for three days in a lodge in Maharagama, ‘Lankadeepa’ has reported.

A lady police officer told the ‘Lankadeepa’ reporter that the young woman was tattooed all over her body.

Upon receiving a tip-off from his parents that their son, who was missing for three days, was being held in a lodge, the police surrounded the lodge and took the young woman and the youth into custody.

Police said that the woman had come to know the victim through her brother, who was a friend of the victim.

A senior police officer said that further investigations are being conducted to ascertain whether the youth was held forcibly or the two were having an affair.