Honor Related Violence (Sri Lanka)

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17-year-old girl, beaten to death, December 24, 2011[edit]

A Muslim extremist style killing has been reported from Sammanthurai of Ampara district of Sri Lanka's Eastern Province, police say.

According to the police, a Muslim father has allegedly beaten his underage daughter to death yesterday evening.

The 17-year-old daughter was killed by father allegedly for having a relationship with a person belonged to another religion.

The suspect has been arrested by police.

Samanthurai Police have commenced further investigations into the incident.
Muslim father beats daughter to death in Sri Lanka
ColomboPage News, December 25, 2011