Protest in Kathankudy
Muslim organisations and Mosques in Kathankuddy with Kathankudy Jaymathulla Ulama, jointly staged a protest against BBS attacks against muslims in Aluthgama, Beruwala , Dharga town and Kalutara areas on 15 June 2014.
Protesters demanded that Secretary Defence secretary ban the Bodu Bala Sena movement, called upon the Government to safeguard minorities, and to effect legal action against extremists advocating religious violence.
Chairman of the Kathankudy municipal council S.H.M.Asfer, council members, members of the movement of good governance, representatives of the Muslim organisations jointly with Kathankudy Jaymathulla Ulama, and Muslim Community members joined the protest.
Eastern Provincial Council Members too expressed their protest by wearing a black-band and participating in the Provincial Meetings Session to-day.