Police Spokesman stated that MP Rishad Bathiudeen’s wife, the father in law and the broker have been arrested by police over the incident related to the death of a 16 year old girl.
They are expected to be produced before the court later today.
The officers of Borella Police on Thursday (23) had interrogated the parliamentarian’s wife over the incident.
The girl, a resident of Dayagama Estate, off Talawakellewas admitted to the Colombo National Hospital on July 3 with burn injuries while working as a domestic aide at the former minister’s house and had died on July 15.
The spokesman said that the arrested suspects would be detained for 72 hours for further questioning.