Leading Buddhist prelates tell Opposition:
Don’t divide Maha Sangha
Several leading Buddhist Prelates yesterday
called on all political parties and all sections of society to rise
above petty differences and unite to extend their cooperation and
encouragement to the President and the Government to take the
country forward on the correct path.
Fonseka files election petition
Opposition Presidential candidate Sarath Fonseka
yesterday filed an Election Petition in the Supreme Court seeking a
determination that he be dully returned as the President of the
Unanimous resolution :
BASL condemns protests and demos near SC
The Executive Committee of the Bar Association
of Sri Lanka at its meeting held on February 13 unanimously passed a
resolution condemning the recent protest march and demonstrations
conducted in the vicinity of the Supreme Court premises and within
the Superior Courts Complex.
Maha Sangha Convention postponed
The Maha Sangha Convention that was to be held
next Thursday at the historic Maha Maluwa of the Sri Dalada Maligawa
has been postponed indefinitely, the Chief Prelates of the four
sects of the Buddhist clergy said in a statement in Kandy yesterday.