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Sri Lanka: Nearly 300 shops damaged in Aluthgama communal violence

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The violent incidents that had taken place in Beruwela and Aluthgama have left nearly 300 shops badly damaged, said the police. By June 20, there have been more than 200 complaints, mostly about setting fire to houses and business places. Meanwhlie, police have decided not to allow any meeting that encourages religious extremism or chauvinism. The decision was taken in view of the recent developments, said police spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana.
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