Investigations into the death of a 4 1/2 year old girl in Kotadeniyawa found that the girl had been molested and murdered.
The child who went missing in Kotadeniyawa had been found dead last morning from a paddy field in close proximity to her house.
The police were on Saturday investigating the disappearance of the 4 1/2 year old child in Kotadeniyawa.
According to the police a complaint was received that the child had gone missing early Saturday morning while she was sleeping with her parents.
The police said that a search operation had then been launched to locate the child and her body was found yesterday. (Colombo Gazette)