Abducted Thera found
Ven. Sivuralamulle Dhammasiri Thera, Viharadhipathy Kudumbigala
Aranya Senasanaya who was abducted by suspected LTTE cadres on Tuesday
evening was found in a jungle patch one kilometer away from the STF camp
in Pottuvil last morning.
Police Spokesman SSP Ranjith Gunasekera said Ven. Dhammasiri Thera
who was in the temple vicinity had gone missing at around 5.30 p.m. on
Tuesday in Panama, Kudumbigala in Ampara.
Subsequently, a person who heard a noise near a well rushed to the
scene at the temple found a pair of slippers and a bag belonging to the
Thera, the SSP Gunasekera said.