Police officers unlawfully declare Christian place of worship illegal

December 26, 2017 

At approximately 08:30 a.m., 02 policemen from the Puttalam Police Station arrived at the place of worship and informed the owner of the premises that she could no longer continue with her worship activities, claiming it to be illegal. The policemen then attempted to compel her to sign a statement declaring that she will stop her religious worship activities. She, however, refused.