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The mother of a ten year old girl has been arrested by the police for selling her daughter to an unidentified couple in Kantale last week, the police said.

The police have also arrested another suspect believed to have been involved in the crime, Police Spokesperson SP Prishantha Jayakody told Daily Mirror Online.

He added that investigations have revealed that the child had been dragged away in a white van when she had refused to go with the strangers.

A special police team has been deployed to nab the couple who had purchased the child. (SD)

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  • Sunday, 07 March 2010 01:01 PM

    good work done by police these kind of mother must be punished by law

    Sunday, 07 March 2010 01:49 PM

    Punnishing mother wan't solve the problem.Root cause is may poor.Without killing doing something is better. Socialogist must come out with this issue. Police may mislead entire story.

    Sunday, 07 March 2010 02:25 PM

    So, the famous "white van" is now being used for human trafficking too.

    Sunday, 07 March 2010 03:12 PM

    What a shamefull event in our society!

    Sunday, 07 March 2010 05:16 PM

    everything matter becoz the money. but should be hang who is trying to selling the dauhhter

    Sunday, 07 March 2010 06:35 PM

    A stony mother.Definitely she will have a place in the hell for the crime she committed

    Sunday, 07 March 2010 06:57 PM

    the most dicrased think happend to srilanka, last four years. undemocratic leaders the soverign country people are under going very hardship and suffering and communal lives who is behind the mockery

    Monday, 08 March 2010 01:07 AM

    Mothers will not sell their daughter for petty reason, these are the outcome of present govt bad economic policies and govt should take the responsibility.

    Monday, 08 March 2010 02:17 AM

    Selling is better than Killing !.

    Monday, 08 March 2010 02:44 AM

    Was the Kid Sold, So That The Kid Could Have A True Bright Future

    Monday, 08 March 2010 04:03 AM

    Month a go we read mother tried to kill three children and she too wanted to kill her self. What is the course? Not the punnishement. solution finding is the best way.

    Monday, 08 March 2010 04:48 AM

    I agree with yehya.I beleive This kind of sa things happ becauseof poverity

    Monday, 08 March 2010 06:58 AM

    Agreed... Unluckily most of our ppl do not understand this. They only know to shout at each an everything they see

    Monday, 08 March 2010 07:20 AM

    How this was happen without police interference. I think they might missed their portion......... thats why sudden investigation going on................

    Saturday, 13 March 2010 09:31 AM

    Slavery abolished a century ago in statute but practically neo-slavery exists since then, everyday!

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