Monks including Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara thero appear before court today
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 - 8:40
Remanded Bodu Bala Senaa General Secretary Venerable GalagodaAtte Gnanasaara thera will be produced before court today.
Although the venerable monk had been granted bail with regard to the charge of insulting the court, he was remanded till today over threatening Sandhyaa Eknaeligoda at the Homagama court premises. In addition, a group of monks who had surrendered to the police after being charged with regard to riotous behaviour at the Homagama court premises, will also be produced before court today.
Among these are Raavanaabalaya convener Venerable Ittaeaekandey Saddhaatissa Thera, Sinhala Raavaya Chairperson Venerable Akmeemana Dayaarathana Thera, Sinhala Raavaya General Secretary Venerable Maagalkandey Sudatta Thera and three other monks.
Meanwhile, the Bodubala Senaa said that the Government was talking about racism forgetting the country’s problems.
Bodubala Senaa executive director Dilantha Vithanagey made the statement while participating at a media briefing held in Colombo yesterday.