The tragic story of a young mother and her son who committed suicide in Matara was reported yesterday.
The 24 year old mother and her four year old son was found hanging inside their house.
It has been reported that the young female has written a note to her husband before she took her life.
The husband is a fisherman in the area.
She has decided to take her life while he was at sea.
The magisterial inquiry into the bodies was conducted yesterday (24) and the post mortem will be conducted today (25).
Preliminary investigations have revealed that the reason for the suicide was her inability to repay a loan.