Christian worship activities violently disrupted

January 01, 2018 

At approximately 12:30 a.m., while the midnight New Year worship service was ongoing, 06 individuals stood outside the place of worship and began launching fireworks at the premises and yelling in obscene language. On 7th January, the pastor went to the Batticaloa Police Station at approximately 04 p.m. to lodge a police complaint bearing number C(I)B(I) 88/69.