Jathika Hela Urumaya provincial councilor Nishantha Sri Warnasinghe visited Aluthgama, Beruwala and Dharga Town areas yesterday to see the Sinhala victims of the Buddhist-Muslim deadly communal violence that followed the Sunday rally by hardline Buddhist nationalist monks.
After the visit JHU says that five Sinhala houses and a few Sinhala owned shops were attacked, burnt or destroyed.
According to our investigations ;
- 4 people dead
- 148 houses and 83 shops destroyed
- 17 mosques attacked
- 2248 displaced
*Photos and video supplied by the JHU.