Gnanasara Thero released!

Gnanasara Thero released!

23 May 2019 03:25 pm

Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero has been released.

Members of BBS and the Gnanasara Thero’s mother had gathered near the Weliakda Prison, our reporter said.

It was reported yesterday (22) that the President had signed the relevant documents for the release of the thero.

On 8th August 2018, after Gnanasara Thero was found guilty of four charges including contempt of court, the thero was sentenced to 19 years in prison, to be spent in 6 years.