President visits damaged church
President Maithripala Sirisena this morning visited St Sebestian’s Church in Katuwapitiya where at least 62 people died in the bomb attack on Easter Sunday.
He condoled with the Parish Priest Rev Shrilal Fonseka and also inquired after the reconstruction of the Church which is badly damaged.
Yesterday the Government decided to reconstruct the three damaged Churches and have the Security Forces undertake the task.
The President assured the clergy at the site that the government will take all precautions to prevent such attacks in the future.