The police investigations found that a land dispute is the motive behind the severing of the Balangoda Urban Council librarian’s left leg with a sharp weapon.
Police Media spokesman office stated that the brother of the victim and his son who were arrested have confessed to the crime.
The suspects have also told police they threw away the separated leg into a nearby jungle.
Police also said the brother of the victim is suffering from poor sight and walks with the help of a stick.
Meanwhile the librarian who suffered severe injuries is still receiving treatment at the ICU of Balangoda Base Hospital.
Police said the victim has suffered injuries in other parts of her body.
The two suspects are scheduled to be produced before the court today.Related story published below :http://www.hirunews.lk/96258/brother-cuts-portion-foot-balangoda-uc-librarian-carries-away