19 August 2018
A Tamil journalist has been summoned by Sri Lanka's Criminal Investigation Division (CID) on August 24.
The journalist, Nadarajah Kuharajah was working for a private television station based in Jaffna
The investigation is in relation to the arrest and bail of 'Swiss Kumar', a suspect in the case of the murder of a Pungudutivu school girl.
Sivaloganathan Vithiya, 18, was raped and murdered in May 2015.
The violence and brutality of the crime shocked the North-East, with widespread protests calling for her perpetrators to face justice.
Last year a tribunal sentenced seven men for the crime.
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