Abducted Pastor and assistant released, Puttlam District, Sri Lanka

General June 4, 2008

National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka

Follow up Report

Pastor Kandiah Sivakumaran and his assistant Mariyappan Yuvaneswaran who were abducted on the 31st of May 2008 have been released by their captors. It is reported that they have suffered beatings. There is no information on the identity of the captors or clear reason for the abductions.

Thank you for your prayers.

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