Man sentenced to death

The Kegalle High Court sentenced a man to death today over the murder of his wife in 2006.
The man had murdered his wife by giving her poison, the court was told.
She had died 18 days after being poisoned by her husband.
He was later arrested in Deraniyagala and charged over the murder.
Judge Menaka Wijeysudera today sentenced him to death. (Colombo Gazette)