Hindu priest dies in road accident

Thursday November 22, 2018

A Hindu priest has died in a road accident that occurred on Thursday evening at Ponnalai Bridge, Jaffna.


The priest was returning home on his motorbike after completing religious rituals at a Hindu temple in Karai Nagar, when the accident occurred, sources in Jaffna say.


A fisherman travelling on a bike was also injured in the accident; and a private bus sustained damages.