Another 6 suspects were arrested in connection with the murder of the night club owner Wasantha Soyza of Kada-panaha in Anuradhapura.
Meanwhile, 6 out of the 8 suspects arrested yesterday were ordered by the Anuradhapura Chief Magistrate and Additional District Judge Umesh Shanaka Kalansooriya to be remanded till the 9th of November.
Courts also allowed Police to detain the other two suspects for questioning.
Police Media Spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunasekara stated that investigations are continuing to arrest the remaining suspects.
Meanwhile, the funeral of 57 year old Wasantha Soyza, was held this afternoon in Wijepura in Anuradhapura.
SLFP General Secretary Minister Duminda Dissanayaka and several other regional Politicians were also in attendance.
An armed gang of over 20 forcefully entered the particular night club and murdered its owner last Sunday night.
Meanwhile, police found two owners of city guest houses among the suspects who are already in police custody.
(Pix By Indika Rangajeewa -Anuradhapura)