Police has arrested a young woman as she eloped with her paramour while her husband was away.
It is reported that she used a bedsheet to climb down the top story of her house as her mother-in-law was dwelling in the ground floor.
The woman is 21-years-old and was a mother to a 2-year-old daughter.
Weligama police said her husband was a fishermen.
The mother-in-law has informed the police regarding the incident when she went upstairs after she heard cries from her granddaughter.