Christians physically assaulted

June 15, 2018 

At around 04 p.m., as the pastor, his wife, and 02 Christians were leaving the premises, they were accosted by the same 05 villagers, who threatened them further and shouted at them in obscene language. As the Christians were walking away, the group began to hurl stones at them and injured the pastor’s wife and another female congregant. They lodged a complaint at the Habaraduwa Police Station regarding the incident (complaint number CIB 05 139/99).