Another two suspects have been arrested in connection to the murder of Parliamentarian Amarakeerthi Athukorala and his bodyguard in Nittambuwa, during the unrest on the 9th of May.
One was revealed to be a 53 year old three wheeler driver who is usually parked opposite the building the late Parliamentarian was murdered in.
Police also noted that the other was a 27 year old, a resident of Haputale who was employed as a manager in the same building.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Nihal Thalduwa said a total of 25 suspects have been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department thus far in connection to the incident.
SSP Thalduwa said the duo will be produced in Court today.
He commented that Police are working hard to complete the investigation and uncover the truth.