Peo­ple who at­tacked me with sword mov­ing freely in Kat­tankudy -Musafeer

Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) - - NEWS -

Musafeer was se­verely in­jured on March 10, 2017 at the Aliya junc­tion in Kat­tankudy, when the NTJ launched their Ji­had strug­gle.

Re­cently a Monk had pro­vided a video to the me­dia de­pict­ing the leader of Zahran and his fel­low ex­trem­ists dis­rupt­ing a meet­ing of Mus­lims at Aliya junc­tion in Kat­tankudy, car­ry­ing swords and poles and beat­ing all those who were at this meet­ing. In this at­tack Musafeer who was se­verely in­jured had gone into hid­ing. He is said to have now come for­ward to re­veal de­tails of this at­tack.

Musafeer said Zahran took great pains to spread the con­cept of Mus­lim ex­trem­ism in the East in 2017. There was a strong op­po­si­tion by the Sun­nis while the Su­fis staged a protest at the Aliya Junc­tion.

“I par­tic­i­pated in this protest cam­paign with my brother-in-law. Sud­denly Zahran and a group of ex­trem­ists wear­ing or­ange shirts and car­ry­ing swords, kris knives and

Musafeer was se­verely in­jured on March 10, 2017 at the Aliya junc­tion in Kat­tankudy, when the NTJ launched their Ji­had strug­gle Musafeer said Zahran took great pains to spread the con­cept of Mus­lim ex­trem­ism in the East in 2017

poles at­tacked the pro­test­ers. In the at­tack Zahran’s brother Ril­van who blew him­self up at a house in Sainthaa­ma­rathu and Niyaz and Ajuwath at­tacked me with swords,” Musafeer said.

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