After the suicide attacks with more than 250 dead is banned veils in Sri Lanka until Further notice, the Wear of the Face. Thus, the work of the security forces should be supported, other potential attackers and their supporters to track down, with authorities on Monday.
the basis for the prohibition of the after the attacks on Easter Sunday issued a state of emergency laws. The island nation feared further attacks. The alleged bombers could also wear military uniforms, police warned in a Letter to members of Parliament, saw the news Agency Reuters. "There could be another wave of attacks." According to security sources, the extremists from five sites in the visor.
the New police chief and new Minister of defense
The highest body of Islamic scholars in Sri Lanka, supported a temporary ban of face veils for security reasons. At the same time, the scholars are calling on the government plans for a law against the Wearing of Burka and Nikab. Nearly ten percent of the approximately 22 million inhabitants of Sri Lanka are Muslims. Only a small minority of women concealing the face in Public.
Meanwhile, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena replaced on Monday the chief of police and appointed a new defense Minister. Sirisena had accused the tops of the military and the police, to have a warning from the Indian intelligence services before the suicide attacks on several churches and Hotels, not to him.
For the devastating series of attacks on Easter Sunday, the Islamist extremist group NTJ and JMI are responsible. The so-called "Islamic state" claimed the fact. The foreign Ministry announced meanwhile that the number of foreign death was the victim increased. Among the total of more than 250 dead 42 foreigners. After the attack the Foreign office had already informed that among the Victims of a German-American.