Galagoda Atte Gnanasara, leader of the Bodu Bala Sena or Buddhist Force is escorted by prison officials after he was sentenced to imprisonment by a magistrate court in Homagama, Sri Lanka, Thursday, June 14, 2018. The Sri Lankan court sentenced the controversial hard-line Buddhist monk for six months rigorous imprisonment for threatening the wife of a missing journalist.
Galagoda Atte Gnanasara, leader of the Bodu Bala Sena or Buddhist Force is escorted by prison officials after he was sentenced to imprisonment by a magistrate court in Homagama, Sri Lanka, Thursday, June 14, 2018. The Sri Lankan court sentenced the controversial hard-line Buddhist monk for six months rigorous imprisonment for threatening the wife of a missing journalist. Rukmal Gamage AP Photo
Galagoda Atte Gnanasara, leader of the Bodu Bala Sena or Buddhist Force is escorted by prison officials after he was sentenced to imprisonment by a magistrate court in Homagama, Sri Lanka, Thursday, June 14, 2018. The Sri Lankan court sentenced the controversial hard-line Buddhist monk for six months rigorous imprisonment for threatening the wife of a missing journalist. Rukmal Gamage AP Photo

Hard-line Buddhist monk jailed for 6 months in Sri Lanka

June 14, 2018 02:48 AM