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Resort guard shot at by an unidentified armed man


A security guard of a private resort was shot by an unidentified armed man in Bentota yesterday.

The injured security guard  was taken to the Bentota hospital and later transferred to the Nagoda Hospital.

The victim was identified as Jasenthu Patabedi Janith, a 52-year-old retired Army Lance Corporal residing in  Ambalangoda 

The hotel had been closed for renovation at the time of the incident. 

Bentota Police is conducting further investigations