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HRCSL inquiry on violent incidents based on religious hatred in Kandy District

Image: Kumuduni Vithana, Regional Coordinator, Kandy Regional Office, Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka.

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka will investigate complaints made by the public with regard to the aforementioned issue by virtue of their powers vested under the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka Act No.21 of 1996.

As the initial step of the investigation, written information and evidence will be collected from persons affected by the violent incidents and any other interested party. The written submissions should not exceed three (03) pages and must include the date, place and time of incidents and names of persons or institutions identified related to the issues addressed by the written submissions. Photographs or videos of the incidents can also be attached to the submission.

Written submissions must be forwarded on or before 21 April 2018 via registered post to the following address;

Regional Coordinator

Kandy Regional Office

Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka

No.8/1, Primrose Road

Peradeniya Road

Kandy

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