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Fuel station owner’s residence set ablaze

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The residence of the owner of a Lanka IOC filling station located in Ipalogama, Anuradhapura was set ablaze last night by an angry mob due to lack of fuel for consumers. It is reported that the owner and his family were inside when the house was set on fire and several belongings including the schools books etc of the children were destroyed. One of the children is scheduled to site for the Ordinary Level Examination due to commence tomorrow. The fire had been brought under control by the residents of the area.

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