Tension in Sri Lanka Mullaitivu after the cremation of a Buddhist monk in Hindu temple against court ordersVijayan Sankar (Author) Published Date : Sep 25, 2019 10:57 IST
Tension in Sri Lanka's Mullaitivu after the cremation of a Buddhist monk in Hindu temple against court orders
Tension prevails in Mullaitivu after extremist Buddhist monk cremate another monk's dead body in Hindu temple against the court order. Tamil Nadu Alliance MP Shanthi Sriskantharajah leads the protest of Tamils in Mullaitheevu who were beaten by the local police.Tamil voices against the Sinhalese atrocities in Sri Lanka have started again after ten years.
It is due to the funeral of a Buddhist monk Kolampe Methalangathara Thera, led by extremist Buddhist monk Gnanasara of the Sinhala nationalist Bodu Bala Sena organization. He was recently released from prison by the Sri Lankan government after pardoning him from the cases filed against him. He along with other Sinhalese people transported from the South of Sri Lanka, attended the funeral at Mullai Theevu.