Tamil Diplomat

The body of the Kanagarayankulam rape victim girl exhumed for further examination

A girl, who was admitted to Kilinochchi hospital  first week of this month with a complaint of being unable to drink water, died later in the hospital. Initial Post-mortem report had said that the girl had died of afflictions in brain and heart.

But the Colombo Child Protection bureau had said that there are evidence on the girl’s body, indicating she had been subjected to rape. Following this, Vavuniya  District judge had ordered the body of the girl be exhumed from Kollapuliyankulam cemetery and send it for further examination.