The police has arrested a main suspect in the murder of two Kahawatta
- Kotaketana women.
A Kahawatta police spokesman said that this arrested main suspect has
been handed over to the CID after he had been handed over to the
Ratnapura Special Investigations Division.
Reports say that currently questioning the suspect is taking place.
The suspect is a relative of the murdered two women resident in the same area.
According to information revealed so far the killing has been carried
out based on a family brawl.
In addition it has transpired that the a cause of this murder has been
the rumour that a land belonging to the two women contained gems.