Palmadulla Magistrate Chandani Neranjala Dias ordered blood samples to be obtained from the suspects in the double homicide in Kahawatta today.
Following the ruling the suspects are to be taken to Genetech where the blood samples will be obtained.
In a report submitted to court by the CID it was further stated that in searching the residence of Divisional Councillor L. H. Dharamasiri, who is believed to be connected to the murders was searched, and that there were no explosives or firearms found.
The magistrate further stated that a statement be obtained from the Diviosional Councillor’s son, who is currently in remand prison in connection with a drug incident.
Further she ordered the bank accounts of the suspects to be scrutinized and investigated.