By now statements have been obtained from 16 persons including the MP with regard to the shooting that had taken place in front of the house of BASL Chairman MP Wijedasa Rajapaksa in Nawala.
Police media spokesman SSP Prishaantha Jayakody said that the police had deployed two squads for probing the incident.
The probe is being held headed by the Colombo SSP.
Meanwhile, the bar association of Sri Lanka will be holding a meeting today.
Secretary of the Sri Lanka Bar Association Sanjaya Gamage stated that the meeting is called to discuss the shooting that took place near the house of the Chairman of the Bar association MP Wijedasa Rajapakse.
He further stated that a fair investigation needs to be conducted on this matter.