KARACHI: On Wednesday, the final autopsy report of Nimrita Kumari was issued by Chandka Medical College Hospital (CMCH). It revealed that Nimrita was sexually abused before being murdered.
According to Dr Amrita, the CMCH’s Woman Medico-Legal Officerm Nimrita’s death was caused by suffocation as asphyxial signs caused by a ligature on the neck were seen during the postmortem.
As per the autopsy report,
“The ligature marks also tally with the information. Such signs are produced either in strangulation or hanging and are to be ascertained through circumstantial evidence as corroborative at the crime scene by state investigation authorities.”
A DNA test confirmed the presence of male DNA profile indicated from semen residue on the deceased’s clothes whereas a vaginal swab tested positive for a forced sexual act.
Nimrita Kumari Chandani, a final year student at Bibi Aseefa Dental College (BADC), was found dead in mysterious circumstances in her hostel room on September 16, 2019.