Colombo: A monk in Sri Lanka allegedly molested a student on the pretext of healing and helping her perform better in her studies, reported ‘Gossip C Lanka’.
The 38-year-old suspect, told her the 18-year-old’s parents that he had the powers to boost the girl’s retentive capabilities, as he has been meditating for the past several years. He added that the rituals had to be performed at twilight.
The girl was taken into a room covered with red clothing, while the parents waited.
Later, the teen alleged that the man in the yellow robe had raped her. Medical reports confirmed her claim.
Initial investigations reveal the suspect, who was arrested from Kudahakapola area, does not possess an identity card.