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Vidya murder case: Former Senior DIG Lalith Jayasinghe re-remanded


Former Senior DIG Lalith Jayasinghe who is alleged to have harboured, concealed and assisted the main suspect of the Vidya Sivaloganathan rape and murder case was re-remanded till September 4, today.

The order was issued by the Kayts Magistrate.

Sivaloganathan was raped and murdered in May 2015 by a group of people.

While 12 suspects were arrested in relation to the case, Mahalingam Sivakumar, the main suspect who was handed over to the Police escaped from a hospital he had been sent to, for treatment.