A 16 – year old boy has died after jumping off the Central Bank Head Office Building in Colombo, Fort this evening.
The Police said the boy, a son of a senior Central Bank employee, had jumped off the 6th floor of the building.
The Police said that the boy is a resident of Malabe and he is believed to have committed suicide.
A Magisterial inquiry was conduced at the site and the body was later taken to the Colombo National hospital mortuary.
The Police said investigations have been launched to ascertain the cause for his actions. (Colombo Gazette)