Bathiudeen's wife, in-laws produced before Colombo Magistrate
The four suspects arrested yesterday (23) including All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) Leader MP Rishad Bathiudeen’s wife, brother-in-law and father-in-law were produced before the Colombo Magistrate's Court this morning (24).
Apart from the family members of Bathiudeen, the broker who had brought the girl for employment from Dayagama, is also amongst the arrestees.
The victim had been working as a domestic aide at the private residence of SJB MP Bathiudeen and was admitted to the Colombo National Hospital on 03 July after sustaining serious burn injuries. She succumbed to her injuries on 15 July.