Venerable Galagoda Atte Gnanasara thero has appeared before the Colombo Fort Magistrates Court a short while ago.
Gnansara Thero has appeared before the Courts through an attorney.
Court cases had been filed against Gnanasara Thero for forceful entering into a media briefing held by the Chief Secretary of Jathika Bala Sena, Venerable Vatareka Vijitha Thero in Colombo and for looking down upon the holy Quran.
However, Gnanasara Thero was previously issued arrest warrant due to not appearing before the Courts since he did not attend the hearings.
the warrants were issued by Colombo Fort Magistrate, Lanka Jayarathne.