The Kuragala mosque issue is hoting up again. Alavi Mowlana, the Governor of the Western Province wrote to Mahinda Rajapaksa expressing his concerns of the Director General of Archaeology demolishing buildings at the Kuragala mosque site.
He said that “There have also been threats by the Bodu Bala Sena to bring thousands of Buddhists in vehicle parade to place a Buddha statute and destroy our religious site on May 18th 2013.
Alavi Mowlana has called for the immediate intervention of the President.
Mean while Bodu Bala Sena has accused Governor Mawlana of uttering lies about History of Sri Lanka , promote Hate against Buddhists and Bodu Bala Sena while creating Fear among Ordinary Muslims
Referring to media reports of on Alavi Mowlana’s allegations against BBS it said that the organization never had any plans to destroy anything in Kuragala.