Gnanasara Thero is convicted by the court.

Galagodaatte Gnanasara Thero, who was found guilty of criminal coercion by forcefully storming a press conference held by Wataraka Vijitha Thero, was fined 300,000 rupees by Fort Magistrate Thilina Gama today. On April 9, 2014, a press conference held by the National Force Organization was filed on the grounds of illegal entry.