Jaffna police arrested a Buddhist monk for assaulting Police and Army personnel in Jaffna town.
Two Navy men from Chaatty Naval came to a shop in Jaffna town yesterday. A Buddhist monk who was present in the town had slashed the face of Navy man with a small knife.The Navy man had made a complaint with the Jaffna Police regarding the incident.
Later, the same monk was moving around in Jaffna town and he had attacked Army and Police vehicles which had come to the town, by pelting stones. After the Jaffna Police had been informed of the incident, they had arrested the said Buddhist monk.