Police are continuing investigations into the attack on the Police check point in Mattakuliya.
The Colombo Crimes Division which is handling the investigation informed the Colombo Magistrate’s Court that inquiries continue for the arrest of 20 more suspects. based on information given by the suspects already in custody. The CID is extending assistance in this connection. 25 suspects are in custody with regard to the assault on the Mattakuliya Police Post while witnesses have identified the suspects at an Identification Parade.