The post-mortem which was concluded this morning over the suspicious death of five year old girl from Kotadeniyawa revealed that she was strangled and sexually abused. The magisterial inquiry was held this morning after the body was yesterday (Sunday) early morning just 200 meters away from her residence.

The girl was reported missing on Friday night and the parents and relatives had got into know only at Saturday morning. Police Spokesman (Acting) SSP Priyantha Jayakody said the magisterial inquiry and the postmortem examination had confirmed that the girl was sexually abused and murdered. No arrests had been made so far, but the police said that they have already found some important evidences and the culprit would be arrested soon.