A son has been arrested following the suspicious death of his 73-year-old mother in Sandathenna, police said on Tuesday.
The police had recovered the body of the woman at her residence in Sandathenna, Veyangoda last evening.
According to police, the officials have also spotted several wounds in her head. The remains of the deceased are kept at the Veyangoda hospital for an autopsy.
The suspect was remanded after produced before the Gampaha Magistrate today.