Special unit to monitor religious places
A special operations room has been set up at the Police Headquarters
in Colombo 1, to monitor complaints made by members of the public
against those who hurl abuse and insults and desecrate places of
religious worship. The Ops room will function from 8.00 am today and
operate round-the-clock, Police Media Spokesman, SSP Prishantha Jayakody
The facility has been provided to overcome difficulties, the public
may encounter when making such complaints at police stations.
Any person can now complain directly to the hotline No. 011-3182904
or 011-3188753 or send a fax to 011-2423944 regarding threats to any
religious denomination in any part of the country.