Court orders to consult Attorney General with regard to Case against Dhammaloka Thera
Thursday, 28 April 2016 - 13:37
The Colombo Additional Magistrate Nishantha Fernando ordered the CID today to consult the Attorney General and ascertain whether the Case against Uduwe Dhammaloka Thera for raring an elephant calf without a license could be heard before a Magistrate Court.
The Wildlife officers seized the elephant calf on January 28th which was kept without a license in Allen Methiniyaramaya in Polhengoda in Kirullapone.
Later Uduwe Dhammaloka Thera was arrested in connection with the incident on March 9 and was later released on bail. The Case will be called again on June 9th.