Kahawatte double murder:
Police seek public help
The Police Public Relations Unit seeks public support to arrest the
suspects involved in the double murder in Kahawatte two weeks ago.
Police said a Rs one million reward will be given to any person who
provides correct information about the suspects or persons connected to
Kawindi Chaturangani, 19, and her mother Nayana Nilmini, 52, were
murdered between January 31 and February 2 at Temple Road in
The public can provide information to 0777 887744 or 0773 350556.
Meanwhile, the CID, the Police Intelligence Unit and special Police
teams are investigating to nab the suspects.
Eight selected groups from police stations in the Ratnapura division,
two CID teams and 20 officers from the Police Intelligence Unit have
been deployed to carry out investigations to nab the suspects, Ratnapura
SSP L G Kularatne said at the Ratnapura District Coordinating Committee
meeting on Monday. Addressing the committee to present the progress
report of the double murder, he said that the Police have arrested the
suspects involved in a series of incidents where 11 women were murdered
He said that similarly, they will be able to arrest the suspects in
the Kahawatte double murder soon.