The Murder at the Negombo GeneralHospital by a Doctor,which made a big uproar in Sri Lanka Medical Profession as well as the whole country, is getting cooler and cooler. The employee who is the one and only witness has been harassed and thrown out of employment.
Doctors threatened to Strike unless she was sacked. This action of Doctors clearly indicates their anxiety to protect a murderer. It is the responsibility of authorities to safeguard the victims as well as the witnesses. History shows that so many vital witnesses against very important cases have been murdered, It has been reported that the anaesthetist was responsible for the removal of the witness from the services of the hospital after the witness identified the accused at the identify parade.
Two entries have been lodged at the Negombo Police Station.( CIB 3-16/531 and CIB 45/247)
These authorities accepted through the media that this accused doctor had attempted abuses on previous occasions too. But the very same authorities
Washes their hands off saying there were no witness.