An unidentified gang had opened fire at the Siri Dumindarama Temple in Hambantota last night.
The incumbent Ven. Kirama Chandrarathana Thero stated that the walls and windows of the temple were damaged.
The Thero added that the shooting was a result of a land dispute.
The Katuwana Police stated that two men have been arrested in connection with the shooting and will be produced before the Walasmulla Magistrate today.