A super market was destroyed by fire due to a clash between 2 groups in Galle – Ginthota Kuruduwathta area.
The police stated that the clash had occurred between 2 Muslim groups with different ideologies.
An incident had occurred at the Moheddin Jumma mosque between the 2 groups and as a result of the tense situation the supermarket was destroyed.
Police media spokesperson’s office stated that security is beefed up in the area.
Maulavi Ahamed Shaa Jamil speaking to our news team explained the situation.