By Easwaran Rutnam
The Island newspaper journalist Zacki Jabbar was found dead in his house today.
Jabbar had been missing for several days and his body was found in his house today.
A senior journalist at The Island newspaper told Colombo Gazette that Zacki Jabbar was found dead in his house in Pelawatte by a close relative.
Zacki Jabbar, who lives alone, had not turned up for work for several days.
A relative of Zacki Jabbar had entered the house today and found him dead in the house.
The actual circumstances behind his death is still not known.
There is suspicion Zacki Jabbar may have died several days ago inside his house.
However, at least two senior journalists at the newspaper said that they do not suspect foul play.
Police investigations are now underway. (Colombo Gazette)