Buddhist Monk sets himself on fire in Sri Lanka

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Recently a Buddhist monk Bowatte Indararatna self immolated outside the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, Sri Lanka. This staged event was captured by various media organisations, and was the first of its kind in Sri Lankan history. Although the monk was rushed to hospital after the incident, he later died as a result of his extensive burns.

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