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Chief monk found murdered

The chief incumbent of the Mapalagama Vidyathilake Priven Vihara was found murdered, Nagoda Police said. The body of the Nayaka thera (72) was found lying in the alms hall of the temple yesterday (May 1) police further said.Police investigations reveal that an aide of the chief priest has committed the murder following the priest’s refusal to part the suspect with some money which he had asked for.

Police have arrested the suspect who had fled the area in Wanduramba.

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