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Open verdict in drug overdose case Hemantha Dep

Colombo Assistant Judicial Medical Officer D.L.M. Senanayake yesterday issued an open verdict on the death of a 23 year old who died of drug overdose used for high blood pressure.

The deceased, B. Darshika was a resident of Aluth Mawatha, Modera. Her mother giving evidence said she saw her daughter falling off her bed on the day the incident took place.

She and her husband has then taken their daughter to the hospital immediately.

Taking the medical reports and evidence into consideration Colombo District Inquirer into Sudden Deaths M.A. Rumi called for another hearing on December 28.