Chief priest of temple murdered

The chief priest of the Eshwara Temple in Sella Kataragama was found murdered today.

According to the police, the priest was found dead in a jungle close to the Temple with stab wounds.

The victim was identified as Rajapaksa Mudiyansalage Premadasa (70).

His body was found early this morning. Investigations are underway. (Colombo Gazette)