MATALE (NewsRadio); A three-and-a-half-year-old has succumbed after sustaining serious injuries from a sword attack in Ranbimagama, Matale.
The Police Media Division said the mother of the toddler, 19-year-old sister and the 15-year-old brother also sustained injuries in the attack.
They are currently receiving treatment at the Matale Hospital.
Police said the attack was a result of a long-standing personal dispute.
The suspect has been arrested by Police while the sword used for the attack has also been seized. The Matale Police is conducting further investigations.