Body of missing Dutch monk found

Body of missing Dutch monk found

The Police said the body of the 59-year-old man was found from the Rathgama Lagoon yesterday (08).

The Galle magistrate has conducted the magisterial inquiry following which the body is to be transferred to the Karapitiya Teaching Hospital today (09).

The Dutch monk was reported missing from last afternoon.

According to the Police, the Dutch national was residing at a monastery in the Katudampe Polgasduwa area in Rathgama.