17-year-old girl student set herself on fire yesterday early morning at Kanakambigaikulam in Killinochchi. This incident took place yesterday morning in between 3:30 AM to 4:00 AM, according to her relatives.
The deceased school girl aged about 17 years is Varnuja Krishnakumar. Her father passed away in the lat phase of war and she was studying advanced level in Jaffna under her mother’s care.
Further investigation in this regard is being carried out by the Killinochchi Police.