A shooting had occurred near the Magul Pokuna church in Mahabage, Wattala at 9.00pm last night
Police reported that two individuals travelling on a bike had opened fire at a vehicle (Jeep) traveling on the road.
The individual was admitted to the Ragama Hospital after sustaining injuries during the shooting.
Police believe that the shooting had occurred due to a personal dispute that existed between both the parties involved, while the Mahabage Police Department have begun further investigations on the matter.
Meanwhile, a similar shooting had occurred in Ingiriya on the same day, as well.