Aug 28, Colombo: A Bangladeshi Buddhist monk who was beaten in Sri Lankan capital city Colombo and has been hospitalized for about a week succumbed to his injuries today.
Colombo National Hospital officials said the Buddhist monk was in Intensive Care Unit of the hospital with severe head injuries.
An unidentified group has beaten the monk with clubs on August 20th when he was in a temple in Rajagiriya, a suburb of Colombo.
Welikada police are investigating the incident. However, no arrest has been made so far for the assault.