Chief priest in charge of the Chilaw Munneshwaran Sri Badra Kali Kovil Kali Muththu Sivapada Sundaram alleges that he received death threats from Minister Mervyn Silva.
He said that Minister Mervin Silva had threatened him to stop the animal sacrifice held annually in the Kovil on September 1st.
When we contacted Minister Mervyn Silva with this regard he refused such allegations.
However a peaceful protest was held in Chilaw by the All Religious gathering requesting to stop the animal sacrifice and engaged in a Sathyagra in front of the Kovil.
Several Protesters expressing their views had this to say……..
However Minister Mervin Silva states that he will not allow this animal sacrifice to take place.
Chief priest in charge of the Chilaw Munneshwaran Sri Badra Kali Kovil Kali Muththu Sivapada Sundaram explained the legal background to carryout the animal scarifies.