Road accident case dismissed
[TamilNet, Wednesday, 04 March 1998, 23:59 GMT]
District Judge Jaffna S A E Ekanathan, dismissed today, the case against a soldier of Sri Lanka Army (SLA), who killed the school girl Anandi Gananandan on September 7, 1996, when she was riding a bicycle by running her over with a Buffel armoured personnel carrier, which is a four wheeled infantry vehicle, said sources in Jaffna.
The District Judge said that no productions pertaining to the case, such as the bicycle or details of the Buffel and the speed it was traveling etc. were submitted to court by the police.
The Judge castigated the police for not submitting these details to court and told them that they should behave in a more responsible manner in the future.