Police state that they will continue investigations on the latest instalment of the Kahawaththa murder case, considering its motive a homicide.
Two women who were sisters from the same family were killed in a fire which erupted at a house in the Warapitiya area in Kahawaththa recently.
According police media spokesperson SP Ajith Rohana vital information regarding the incident have come to light at present.
Meanwhile the Ministry of Justice is to present a bill amending the Criminal court procedure shortly to allow the Police to detain a suspect for 48 hours instead of the 24 specified by the Criminal Procedure Code prior to producing suspects before a magistrate.
The main intention of the introduction of the amendment is the need to immediately arrest the alarming levels of crime rate prevalent in the country.