Many factions support Rathana Thera’s fast - MP Viyalendran also commences a fast in Batticaloa

Saturday, 01 June 2019 - 11:31


Parliamentarian S Viyalendran who left the TNA and later joined the Joint Opposition, has commenced a fast, in support of Venerable Athuraliye Rathna Thera.

Rathana Thera commenced his fast yesterday in front of the Sri Dalada Maligawa.

MP Viyalendran is staging his fast in front of the Gandhi Park in Batticaloa.

A representative of the Catholic Council, Manfrod Anthony, a resident of Ragama also joined the Thera in his fast yesterday.

Meanwhile, Parliamentarian S B Dissanayake last night arrived at the location where Venerable Rathana Thera is carrying out the fast.

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