Police Headquarters states that statements have been recorded from about 50 persons regarding the killing of a female estate worker in Kahawatta on September 28.

Issuing a media release, police further stated that investigations into the incident are being conducted by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

A team of CID officers led by an ASP are already in the Kahawatta area conducting further investigations into the killing. The probe is proceeding along several lines of inquiry, the statement further said.