Colombo, May 21 (newsin.asia): The US Ambassador in Sri Lanka, Atul Keshap, has condemned the attack on a mosque in Mallwapitiya in Kurunegala district, the third such attack in a week, and has asked for strong action against the perpetrators.
In a tweet on Sunday, Keshap said: “The attack on a house of worship is reprehensible; this is the third in a week.I hope authorities arrest and try the perpetrators soonest.”
The petrol bomb attack took place Saturday night. The identity of the attackers is not known yet.
(The featured photo at the top is that US Ambassador Atul Keshap)