4 prelates of Aralaganwila temple missing


Four novice monks resident at a Buddhist monastery in Aralagangwila in Polonnaruwa have gone missing from yesterday.

The monks had left to visit a reservation close to the Buddhist Temple.

The Daayaka council  and other monks began a search for them as did not return to the temple.

The Aralagangwila police said that although the police and residents assisted with the search from last afternoon till midnight yesterday the monks have not been located.

The monks were from the  Kandegama Dhananjaya Rajamahaa Buddhist Temple