Dec 18, 2020

Ven. Rathana Thera appointed to parliament Featured

Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thero has been appointed to fill the National List parliamentary seat of the ‘Ape Jana Bala Pakshaya’.
The relevant gazette is shown below. 

Former JHU MP Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thero, Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) general secretary Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero and Ven. Pahiyangala Ananda Sagara Thero were among the Buddhist monks who had contested the parliamentary election under the flag symbol of the party.

However, a problematic situation has arisen over the parliament seat.