Bishop appeals for prayer after attacks on Muslims lead to state of emergency

Posted Mar 14, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] The senior Anglican bishop in Sri Lanka has spoken out against an outbreak of violence targeting the Muslim communities in Amapara and Digana in the central district of Kandy. At least two people were killed and 232 homes destroyed in riots sparked by the death of a Sinhala Buddhist man.

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