A man found on the road at Wanguwa on Dambulla-Kurunegala main road with his genitals cut off has died in hospital.
Police had gone to the scene on a tip off to emergency no. 119 in the early hours of today (11) and discovered the man with wounds caused by a sharp instrument.
Aged between 45 and 50 years of age, he died after admission to Dambulla Hospital, said police spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana.
Meanwhile, a 24-year-old married man has been hospitalized due to injuries caused after he cut his own genitals.
The man’s wife has told police that he was a mentally-ill person.