6 more suspects in connection with the murder of Karate Wasantha have been arrested this afternoon.
Police Media Spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekera said that four of them surrendered to Anuradhapura police today.
Meanwhile eight suspects who were arrested yesterday have been remanded until November 9th when they were produced before Anuradhapura Chief Magistrate Umesh Kalansuriya.
Another six suspects who were arrested last Monday were also remanded till November 9th.
Several suspects in the Karate Wasantha murder are also suspects of several other cases which are heard at the Anuradhapura Court.
However the mastermind behind the murder of Karate Wasantha, Eron Ranasinghe alias SF Loku has not yet been arrested.
He has deserted Army Special Forces Unit some time ago.
Meanwhile a group of businessmen who participated in the funeral of late Wasantha de Soyza say that they have received death threats.
At the same time, Anuradhapura United Traders Association Chairman Nipuna Kularathna told our news team that an unknown group introducing themselves as those who murdered Karate Wasantha has demanded money from certain businessmen in the town.