Twenty-one MPs representing different parties have come together under the Muslim Parliamentarians forum to demand justice for the Blasphemy of their God Almighty Allah by Buddhist monk Galagoda Atte Gnanasara.
This is the second time the Muslim parliamentarians have banded together to protest against government inaction. The previous occasion was when 16 of the 18 MPs signed a petition to President Mahinda Rajapaksa. MPs A H M Azver and late Abdul Cader of Kandy refused to sign the Aluthgama petition claiming it was politically motivated.
We publish below the letter sent to the President by the Muslim Parliamentarian forum: