‘Utiya’ arrested for beating 2 novice monks

2019-09-10 at 21:30

The suspect witnessed assaulting two novice monks, in a video circulating on social media, has been arrested.

A video of the assault at a Horowpathana Piriven Temple was shared widely on social media.

An extensive investigation launched by the Horowpathana Police led to the suspects arrest last evening.

The suspect is identified under the alias ‘Utiya’.