Two housemaids killed inside house
According to the Matara Police two women working as maids in a house in Matara area, were killed on Saturday (7).
The deceased are a 67-year-old Kotawila Witharanage Wimalawathi, a resident of Palatuwa, Malimbada, Agalawatta, and 70-year-old Wimalawathi Nimala, a resident of Abeygunawardena Mawatha, Hamugewatta, Matara, who were housemaids at Brownshill Terrace, 2nd Lane, Matara,.
Police said that when the house owner came home that evening, the two women were found dead in the bathroom inside and the toilet outside the house. The DVR of the CCTV in this house had been taken away.
The CCTV system of the adjacent house was checked and further investigations commenced to arrest the suspects, Police say.