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Floating body fished out

The body of an unidentified woman was fished out from the Upper Kotmale Reservoir by the Thalawakelle early last morning.

Area esidents had spotted the body floating in the reservoir and notified the Thalawakelle Police who had recovered the body using a boat.They had later established that it was of a female.

The police said that the body may have been in the water for several days and it had decomposed beyond recognition.

The Magisterial inquiry was conducted by the Nuwara Eliya Magistrate and was later sent to the Nuwaya Eliya Hospital for the postmortem examination. Further investigations are being carried out by the Thalawakelle Police.


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