The All Ceylon Council of Muslim Spiritual Students has expressed its concern over the appointment of Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero, Basic Secretary of the Bodu Bala Sena, to the publish of Chairman of the Presidential Process Drive on One Nation, One Legislation.
Issuing an announcement they stated that this has created worry of persecution amongst Muslims.
“We’re shocked to be taught of the institution of the Presidential Process Drive on “One Nation, One Legislation”.
We’re conscious that this matter has been the primary focus in latest occasions. In response to the Structure of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, all residents of the island have lived for hundreds of years and loved non secular freedom as “one nation, one neighborhood” following their very own non secular cultures and values.
In a rustic the place there are a lot of non secular leaders who respect totally different religions, we’re involved and disgruntled in regards to the appointment of a controversial particular person to this extremely accountable publish, who has been insulting the faith and hurting the emotions of Muslims.
This has created worry among the many Muslims that they are going to be persecuted in varied methods. This appointment is a matter of disrespect to our nation on the worldwide degree.
We pray to Allah that peace, unity, good well being and prosperity will prevail in our motherland and folks and that every one will reside in concord. ”