15-year-old revealed to be pregnant, youth arrested for abuse

Saturday, 24 July 2021 - 17:04

The Hali Ela Police stated that a 21-year-old youth has been arrested for abusing a 15-year-old girl in the Hali Ela area.

The girl has been admitted to a private hospital in Badulla due to an illness, and it has been revealed that she is five months pregnant.

It has also been revealed that she is pregnant with twins.

Subsequently, the police arrested the suspect involved in the incident while he was in hiding, police said.