The Police Media Spokespersons office stated that the charred bodies of a mother and 2 children that were found from the Kaldemulla area in Mount Lavinia could be a murder incident.
This was following the post mortem examination that was held at the Colombo South Teaching Hospital.
The charred remains were found by the Police following a call received by the Police Emergency Hotline last morning.
The 31 year old mother, Sachethana Sandamali who also died was a teacher of the Princess of Wales College.
The 2 little boys aged 3 years and 1 month respectively had also died in the fire.
However, the husband who is a Manager of a Garment Factory had been in a separate room in the house.