He was produced before the accountability court in Lahore on Saturday.
On October 2, Jamal Khashoggi was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
Sirisena dismissed the 225 member assembly with effect from midnight and called for the snap elections.
As of now,additional reports of deaths have not been confirmed in the fire zone area.
This mid-term elections were set to transform the House, not only in partisan formation but also in gender, equality and ethinicity.
For the first time in eight years the Democrats will take up the control of the House.
Polling started at Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York and Virginia around 6 am.
President Maithripala Sirisena has announced that Sri Lanka's parliament will reconvene on Nov 14th.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that, the order of killing Jamal Khashoggi came from the highest level of Saudi government
Earlier, Trump described India as a “tariff king” as he repeated allegation that New Delhi has a high tariff rate on various American goods.