Three persons have been arrested for setting fire to the private residence of President Ranil Wickremesinghe down 5th Lane, Colombo 03 on the 13th of July.
The Police Media Unit said the suspects are accused of torching and damaging property at the private residence of the President.
The trio has been arrested in Colombo 05 and Piliyandala last evening.
The suspects, aged between 18 and 22 years are residents of Madapatha and Narahenpita.
The Criminal Investigation Department previously arrested four more suspects over causing the fire at the residence of President Wickremesinghe.
They are currently in remand custody.
Meanwhile, the CID has also sought the support of the public to identify 14 individuals who have been identified as persons involved in torching and damaging property at the residence of President Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo 03 on the 13th of July.
The pictures of the suspects have been released to media.
Investigations into the President’s house being set on fire are being conducted by the CID.