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Uduwe Thera indicted; granted bail

20 June 2016 10:50 am - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The Attorney General (AG) today served indictment on Ven. Uduwe Dhammaloka Thera in the Colombo High Court on charges of having retained an elephant calf at the Alan Mathiniyaramaya without a license.

However, the prelate pleaded not guilty after the AG served indictments and was granted bail by the High Court on two sureties of Rs. 10 million each.

The trial was fixed for August 2. (Shehan Chamika Silva)


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  Comments - 2

  • Citizen Monday, 20 June 2016 11:43 AM

    Why cant this AG act in the same vein as against Thilina Gamage via DM Android App

    malij Monday, 20 June 2016 06:33 PM

    He can't. Because the particular calf in question was thrown into the temple grounds over the perimeter wall by somebody.

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