Four individuals have succumbed in shootings reported during the past 24-hour period.
An individual was shot and killed at a residence down Silva Mawatha, Ratmalana last night.
A T56 firearm was used to carry out the shooting.
The remains of the 30 year old male have been placed at the Kalubowila Teaching Hospital.
The Mount-Lavinia Police is conducting further investigations.
Meanwhile, two individuals died in a shooting reported in Galagoda, Ambalangoda last night.
Police said an unidentified individual who arrived on a motorbike during a funeral at a residence, had opened fire with a T56 firearm.
One individual died on the spot while another succumbed to injuries at the Balapitiya Hospital.
Furthermore, Saman Rohitha Perera alias ‘Pas Podda’ who sustained injuries in a shooting at the Gampaha High Court complex last afternoon, succumbed to gunshot injuries.