T.Virushan S. Thavaseelan and Sivam Packyanathan
Over 2,000 protestors yesterday demonstrated in Mullaitivu against an alleged attack on two lawyers in relation to the controversy surrounding the cremation of the remains of Mullaitivu Gurukanda Purana Raja Maha Vihara Chief Incumbent, Ven.Colomba Medhalankarakitti Thera.
The demonstrators demanded legal action against the performance of last rites of the Chief Incumbent within the temple premises in violation of a court ruling and also action against the physical assault on two lawyers.
The demonstrators demanded that the Attorney General to take legal action within three days against all those who are involved in the incident including Ven.Galagoda Aththe Gananasara Thera, General Secretary of the Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) who was heavily involved in the controversial incident along with another Buddhist monk who had openly protested against the court order on the cremation of the Chief Incumbent.
Continue reading ‘Demonstration in North Urging Attorney -General to Commence Legal Action Against Bodu Bala Sena’s Gnanasara Thero and Others for Allegedly Violating Court Order and Cremating Buddhist Monk’s Body Within Hindu Temple Premises;’ »