An unknown male body has been dumped on the beach in front of the Wellawatta sea path.
The identity of the deceased has not been confirmed yet, but he is a tall, thin, thick man aged between 60 and 70 years.
The police said that the hair was cut short, the top of the head was bald, the mustache was slightly grown and the body was found naked.
The dead body has been deposited in the Kalubowila Hospital mortuary and the Wellawatta Police are conducting further investigations into the incident.
Meanwhile, an unknown male body was dumped in the Kammalthota estuary in Kochchikade police domain.
The deceased is a 5-feet-tall man aged between 60 and 65 years, and his identity has not yet been confirmed, police said.
He has short hair and a moustache, Kochchikade police station is investigating the incident.