A woman who allegedly kept her father inside a cage near her house has been arrested in Kengalla, Balagolla today.

Police Media Unit said officers had raided the location on a tip-off and found the suspect’s 73-year-old father inside the cage a short distance from the house. The victim has been admitted to the Menikhinna hospital for treatment.

The suspect was produced before the Kandy Magistrate, who ordered her to be remanded in custody till October 19.