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Ven. Ududumbara Kashyapa Thera today launched a fast in protest against the controversial Millennium Challenge Corporation’s (MCC) agreement with the US at the Independence Square, Colombo. Pix by Damith Wickramasinghe


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  • suren Tuesday, 05 November 2019 04:58 PM

    yeah, all things US are bad for SL

    joshua Tuesday, 05 November 2019 05:29 PM

    This is a political gimmick by SLPP

    Sarath Tuesday, 05 November 2019 05:36 PM

    political fast. Doubt he knows what its about even!

    raj Tuesday, 05 November 2019 05:44 PM

    Sri Lanka is facing Buddhist extremism from uneducated Buddhist monks who can easily influence the mass. This prevent Srilankan's liberal thinking.

    Hero-Wansa Tuesday, 05 November 2019 06:24 PM

    Where is Vimal???

    Sunil Tuesday, 05 November 2019 06:31 PM

    This is an act of pure political agenda. Beside monks must do their duty as per Lord Buddha's teachings like wise other Buddhist nations monks practices.

    rob Tuesday, 05 November 2019 06:43 PM

    Ven. UK is a very noble and wise monk with no political affiliations. This measure is purely for the safety of the country...

    Buddhist Tuesday, 05 November 2019 06:53 PM

    Its time few of them attain Nirvana! Monks have no place in politics.


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