The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) arrested another three suspects in connection with the assassination of Parliamentarian Amarakeerthi Athukorala at Nittambuwa on May 9,
within the last two days.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Nihal Thalduwa, two of them were arrested on Monday (6) and the other was arrested yesterday (7). They are aged 24, 35 and 52 and are residents of Nittambuwa and Kalagedihena.
Police produced these suspects before Courts yesterday. A total of 28 suspects have been arrested by the CID in connection with this murder so far and the CID is conducting further investigations.