Sinhala -Muslim conflict in Welimada


09/Apr/2013

Source: mirror.lk

A conflict has occurred between a Sinhalese and a Muslim group at Welimada , Bogahakubura.

Bodu Bala Sena Executive Committee Member  Dilantha Vithanage told ‘Mirror’ that the volatile situation has occurred due to an allegation against an elderly Muslim for abusing a 6 year old girl.
Our organization made a request from the Police to normalize the situation, he stated.

Bodu Bala Sena does not have any involvement in the situation occurred, he said, and requested the public to remain calm while the Police handled the situation. He requests from the public to not take law into their own hands in such a situation.

 

Link: http://mirror.lk/news/6453-sinhala-muslim-conflict-in-welimada