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Islamists threaten Sufi Mosques: Sri Lanka police

IANS  |  Colombo 

Police in issued a warning on Friday that some "Islamic fundamentalists" were planning another spate of bombings targeting traditional Sufi mosques in the country known as 'Kuppu Palli' or 'Auliya' mosques.

The warning letter was posted online and on social media platforms, reported.

Security around mosques has been strengthened following the threat.

The reported threat follows the suicide bombings in which killed 359 people and injured hundreds.

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First Published: Fri, April 26 2019. 13:10 IST
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