Chief Prelate of the Malwathu Chapter reiterates the importance of the Bhikku Dialogue
Monday, 25 January 2016 - 7:52
Chief Prelate of the Malwathu Chapter Venerable Thibbatuwawe Sri Sumangala thero states that despite the requirement of a Theravada Bhikku Dialogue act, previous governments did not give priority due to various political reasons.
Issuing a letter to the Minister of Justice and Buddasasana, the chief Prelate reiterated the importance of the Theravada Bhikku Dialogue act.
Meanwhile, convener of the Ravana Balaya organization Iththakande Saddathissa thero also expressed his views about the Bhikku Dialogue during a religious ceremony held in Aranayaka yesterday.
The thero stated that government has presented the bill in order to control the Bhikkus.