Missing Sri Lankan Buddhist monk found

ColomboPage News Desk, November 13, 2008

Ampara, Sri Lanka -- The Buddhist monk who went missing from the historical Kudumbigala Temple in Ampara, Eastern Sri Lanka was found this morning.

Police sources said the monk Ven. Sivuralamulle Dhammasiri Thero was found in the jungle of Okanda in Panama area by the Special Task Force troops in a search operation.

The monk has been admitted to the Ampara hospital. According to the sources the Thero is yet to disclose the details of his abduction.