The body of an unidentified man was found in a drain at Kanithi on Saturday. The man, aged around 35 years, had injuries on his face and body and was suspected to have been murdered by some unidentified persons before throwing his body into the drain.
It was suspected that the man belonged to Gajuwaka area. The body was shifted to the King George Hospital for port mortem.
Gajuwaka Police are investigating the case.