March, 06 (LBO) – Five burnt bodies have been discovered in the north central Sri Lankan district of Anuradhapura, police said Tuesday. Tirappane police said the bodies were found near the village of Thuruvila in the Anuradhapura district.
Anuradhapura is more than 200 kilometres away from Colombo in the north central province of Sri Lanka.
Police said the bodies have been burnt using vehicle tyres.
Over the weekend police found the bodies of five men with their hands tied and blindfolded apparently killed in ‘execution style’ dumped in a marshy area north of Colombo.