Ven. Omalpe Sobhitha Thera says all members of the government must understand the message directed through protests by university students against Ven. Muruththettuwe Ananda Thera awarding certificates at the graduation ceremony of the University of Colombo.
Speaking in Embilipitiya, the Thera said the actions of the students were commended by the public and highlighted their respect towards just actions.
Ven. Sobitha thera said this indicates that the government must accept public opposition towards the government.
The venerable said the clergy, all religious leaders and activists must take note of this incident, adding that questionable policies will always be questioned.