Update: School girl's body recovered

Friday, 13 February 2015 - 12:48

The body of the school girl who committed suicide by jumping into Deduru Oya reservoir was found this morning.

The body was washed ashore to a place 50 meters away from the location where the girl believed to have jumped into the reservoir.

The body of the boy who jumped to the reservoir alongside the girl was retrieved by Navy divers yesterday.

The deceased boy was identified as 15-year old Tharindu Nishantha of Boraluwa in Kumbukgate.

He was a Year-11 student of Kumbukgate Maha Vidyalaya.

Meanwhile the girl was identified as 15-year old H.B. Subadra of Ihala Koswatta in Halmillewa.

She was a Year-11 student of Gamini Maha Vidyalaya in Koswatta.

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