In a turn of events towards the worse, regarding the security and safety of schoolgirls in the North, Maniyam Vithusha, a 16 year old schoolgirl is reported missing over the past five days in Kilinochchi, Police said.
She had gone to visit her mother who works at an orphanage in Kilinochchi on Thursday (28) afternoon but had failed to return home.
Sixteen year old Maniyam Vithusha is studying at Ootrupulam school in Kilinochchi.
Her parents, who are frantically searching their missing daughter, lodged a complaint with the Kilinochchi Police.
Kilinochchi Police said they were conducting investigations.
A few days ago, 17 year old schoolgirl, Vithya Sivaloganathan was abducted by a gang of men, brutally raped and murdered.
Her body was later found, abandoned in a thick shrub with injuries and evidence of gang rape.