Police says that it is querying a youth residing in the neighborhood of Seyaa Sadevmi’s home in Kotadeniyava in Divulapitiya with regard to her killing.
Acting Police Media Spokesman SSP Priyantha Jayakody said that further investigations are carried out with regard to the little girl’s killing.
Statements of more than 30 persons including the victim’s mother, father and grandmother have by now been recorded with regard to the murder.
The case materials belonging to the murdered Kotadeniyawa girl have been sent for DNA tests on the orders of Minuwangoda Chief Magistrate D.A. Ruwan Pathirana.
The Magistrate issued the order when police investigators of Negombo Crime Division produced the case materials to Court yesterday.
Meanwhile the investigations regarding the murder of Seya Sadevmi have been handed over to CID on the directive of the IGP.