Three more individuals were arrested yesterday by a special police unit in Tangalle over the incident took place at the launch of the Mirijjawila Investment Promotion Zone on January 07.

The three were arrested in Tangalle and will be produced before the Magistrate Courts, Hambantota today.

Thirty four suspects had already been taken into custody by the Hambantota police and Ambalangoda police in two occasions last week. Police said that 37 suspects have been arrested over the incident where seven police officers and a civilian suffered injuries and investigations are continuing to look for more suspects.