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Militant Buddhism: Vihara structure expansion commences in Muthur

Buddhist monks, military and police personnel gathered at the foundation laying ceremony of a new Buddhist Vihara in Muthur, Trincomalee.

The latest construction, forms a long list of Buddhist Vihara projects that Sri Lanka's army has been involved in across the traditionally Tamil regions of the North-East. The demographic make of Muthur consists largely of the Tamil and Muslim community. 

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