Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen’s wife, her father, brother and the broker arrested over investigations into the death of the 16 year old girl employed as a domestic worker at the MPs residence have been further remanded.
The four were further remanded till the 6th of September by Colombo Additional Magistrate Rajindra Jayasuriya.
Meanwhile, Parliamentarian Bathiudeen has been named as the fifth suspect in the case.
The Magistrate ordered MP Bathiudeen to be produced before Court during the next hearing.
The brother of MP Bathiudeen’s wife was arrested on charges of allegedly sexually assaulting another domestic worker at the same residence.