Rishad Bathiudeen named as 5th suspect in death of teenage domestic worker

Court decision

Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen has been named as the fifth suspect in the case pertaining to the death of Jude Kumar Ishalini, 16-year-old domestic worker at his residence.

The court also remanded Rishad Bathiudeen and his wife and four others until 06 September.

They were ordered to be re-remanded when the case was taken up before the Colombo Magistrate’ Court today (23).