A protest was launched before the American Embassy in Colombo today against the video containing inflammatory material offensive to Muslims the world over.
The protest which was led by individuals attached to several islamist organisations was barred entry towards the American embassy from Colpitty
owing to police blocking the route.
However a select group including Western Province Governor Alawi Moulana and several other individuals representing the Inter Religious Council for National Harmony were subsequently permitted entry into the embassy where an epistle was handed over to authorities.
Subsequently secretary of the Nabawiya Islamic organisation Kamel Huseein expressed the following views to the media.