A body of a 25-year-old man stabbed to death was found in Madiwela road in Thalawathugoda area this morning, Police said.
They said information was received by police at 5.30a.m about a man who was stabbed and lying on the road.
The victim had died on admission to the Colombo General hospital.
The victim was identified as Ishara Sampath and the reason behind the killing was unknown.
Thalawathugoda police are conducting investigations.