CHARGES FILED AGAINST GALAGODATHE GNANASARA THERA

The Attorney General today issued a charge sheet against the General Secretary of the Bodu Bala Sena organisation Galagodathe Gnanasara thera over his unruly behaviour opposite the Homagama Magistrate’s Court.

NewsRadio Court correspondent said four charges were filed against the thera.

A complaint was launched by the Homagama Magistrate with the Court of Appeal. The charges were filed against Gnanasara thera by the Attorney General.

The thera was charged with Contempt of Court, insulting Court, undermining the supremacy of Court and for unruly behaviour opposite the Homagama Court premises.

The thera was not present in Court when the case was taken up for hearing today, following which Appeals Court Judge S Ilayaraja issued summons for the thera to appear before Court on the 18th of October.