The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) General Secretary Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara who went to India on November 25, had been turned back at the Airport by Indian Immigration Authorities. The Ven. Thera had been back in Sri Lanka due to a problem with his Visa,” a BBS Spokesman said.
He enplaned to India on November 25 to attend the literary festival, but due to problems with his Visa he returned on November 26.
“Ven. Thera was in India from October 3 to 15 at the Isipathanarama in Varanasi, participating in its Katina Puja,” he said.