Venerable Jamburewela Chandrarathne Thera had been arrested for allegedly causing damage to a Police jeep during a protest march near the Fort Railway Station this morning, the Police said.
They said another individual was also arrested along with the Thera.
The protest march organized by the association of Wives of Disabled Soldiers headed towards the Presidential Secretariat after their protest demonstration in front of the Fort Railway Station.
Pix by Pradeep Dilrukhana
Comments - 5
Joshua Thursday, 08 April 2021 12:43 PM
Ranjan R who spoke against the judiciary remanded for 4 years. Let's see how many days this monk will be behind bars. My guess is few days and issue closed. Government will repair the jeep at tax payers money. Sorry SL you are doomed. Wonder if this was done by a Muslim what the police would have done?? Same spoon different servings I suppose
Leo Thursday, 08 April 2021 12:52 PM
Muslims wont do such low grade things. They go for bigger things, like bombing Churches.
RoaringCreek Thursday, 08 April 2021 01:31 PM
Wives of Disabled Soldiers, monk arrested. Nice.
Mathupita Thursday, 08 April 2021 05:42 PM
He will learn bad habits in prison. Please release him.
Sokrates Thursday, 08 April 2021 06:10 PM
To hell with these crooks in orange
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