Police to get tough on spreading racism via social media

The Police today warned that tough action will be taken against anyone who spreads racism via social media.

The Police said that IGP Pujith Jayasundara has issued instructions to all Police divisions to enforce the law against spreading racism.

All Police divisions have been told to take stern action on anyone spreading hate via social media.

The move comes after the international community raised concerns over several incidents of hate crimes in the recent past, especially targeting Muslims. (Colombo Gazette)


  1. Tamils are that born chavanist ,how law of land an apply by Police and other MoJ against them? Racism of Tamils and Religion Muslim extermism also hate speeches .
    Be by fair for every body ,not that only Sinhalese race by police officer IGP is anti Sinhalae man in top job?????? His imparlitiy is doubt at all .

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