Boy dumped into well

By Madura Ranwala

Acting on a tip-off, the Sampur police found the body of a six-year-old boy in an abandoned well.

Police Spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekara said a heavy piece of concrete had been tied to the victim.

The boy had been identified as Thuhadas Darshan of Sampur 07, Sampur, police said.

the Police Media Unit (PMU) said Darshan’s father had lodged a complaint with the police on Jan. 25 that his son had gone missing from 5.00 p.m after returning home from school.

The postmortem examination and the magisterial inquiry had not been conducted until last evening, the PMU said.

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