The head chef of a restaurant along Main Street, Negombo, has died after falling off a staircase.
Investigations revealed the management of the restaurant had organized a party to celebrate the second anniversary of the restaurant.
The individual succumbed to severe head injuries he sustained after falling from the stairs, while on his way to his room on the fourth floor after the party.
The deceased has been identified as a 24-year-old resident of Welimada.
The Negombo Police are conducting further investigations.