Police say another 10 individuals have been identified for uploading child pornographic content to the internet.
Police said operations are underway to arrest the 10 individuals within the week.
Police added the suspect arrested in Badalkumbura on Friday over the offence has been remanded till the 20th of August after being produced before Court.
He had reportedly gathered around 500 images and uploaded them to the internet.
Investigations revealed the suspect created fake Facebook accounts in order to collect the data.