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Police suspect PS chairman killed

2013 Nov 28

The police are suspecting murder in the death of the Delft Pradeshiya Sabha (PS) chairman and EPDP member Rexian Rajiv.

Investigations had revealed that he had a gunshot injury at the back of his head when his body was found in his house.

Earlier there were reports he had committed suicide but the police feel he could not have shot himself at the back of his head.

Rajiv was found dead in his house last night. His body was handed over to his family today.

The EPDP said that Rexian Rajiv played an important role for the EPDP in the Delft island.

He leaves behind his wife and three children. (Colombo Gazette)

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