The Chief Incumbent of Purvaramaya Buddhist Temple in Kirulapone today filed a petition with the Colombo District Court, requesting an injunction order against the holding of political meetings and trade union meetings at Narahenpita Abhayarama Viharaya.
Through his petition, the Plaintiff Pathberiya Vimalagnana Thera said that there was a court case over the position of Chief Incumbent of Abhayaramaya. He claims that he is the rightful Chief Incumbent of the temple.
District Court judge T.D. Gunasekara issued injunction notice on Ananda Thera and directed him to file objection. The next hearing was scheduled for February 15.