Court orders exhumation of body of Bathiudeen's maid

Hansi Nanayakkara (DM) | Published: 6:41 PM Jul 26 2021
Local Court orders exhumation of body of Bathiudeen's maid

Colombo Additional Magistrate Rajindra Jayasuriya today (26) ordered that the body of a 16-year-old girl who died of severe burns while serving as a domestic aide at MP Rishad Bathiudeen's residence be exhumed and a fresh postmortem be conducted.

Meanwhile, MP Rishad Bathiudeen's wife, brother-in-law, father-in-law and the broker who had brought the 16-year-old girl for employment have been remanded by Colombo Magistrate's Court till 09 August.

According to the statement given by the 22-year-old woman who worked as a maid in the house, the brother of Rishad Bathiudeen's wife was also arrested.

Hansi Nanayakkara (DM) | Published: 6:41 PM Jul 26 2021

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