Abahamya ba Yehova babarirwa mu bihumbi baturutse mu bihugu birindwi, bifatanyije na bagenzi babo bo muri Siri Lanka mu ikoraniro ryihariye, ryari rihabereye bwa mbere mu mateka y’icyo gihugu. Iryo koraniro ryari rifite umutwe uvuga ngo “Gira ubutwari!” ryabereye mu murwa mukuru witwa Colombo, guhera ku itariki ya 6-8 Nyakanga 2018, muri sitade y’imikino yitwa Sugathadasa. Abateranye bose bari 14.121. Bimwe mu bintu bishishikaje byabaye muri iryo koraniro, harimo disikuru zatanzwe n’umwe mu bagize Inteko Nyobozi y’Abahamya ba Yehova, abantu benshi babatirijwe umunsi umwe hamwe n’ukuntu Abahamya bo muri Siri Lanka bagaragaje umuco mwiza wo kwakira abashyitsi bagera ku 3.500.

Imyiteguro y’iryo koraniro yatangiye muri Nzeri 2017, igihe amatorero yo muri Siri Lanka yamenyeshwaga ko mu mwaka wari gukurikiraho, mu gihugu cyabo hari kubera ikoraniro ryihariye. Uretse imyiteguro isanzwe Abahamya bari gukora kugira ngo ikoraniro rigende neza, sitade ryari kuberamo na yo yari ikeneye gusanwa no gusukurwa. Mu byo bagombaga gukora harimo gusiga irangi, gukuraho imyanda, gusana intebe zangiritse no gusiba imyobo yari mu muhanda. Habura ibyumweru bitatu ngo ikoraniro ribe, Abahamya babarirwa mu magana baje kwifatanya muri iyo mirimo. Umwe mu bashinzwe umutekano w’iyo sitade yavuze ko imirimo Abahamya bakoze, bayikoze mu gihe gito cyane kubera ko iyo ikorwa n’ikipi ishinzwe kwita ku isuku y’iyo sitade, yari kubikora nibura mu myaka ine.

Nanone abashyitsi batembereye ahantu hatandukanye hagaragaza umuco w’abaturage bo muri Siri Lanka. Abo bashyitsi ntibazibagirwa ibirori byakorwaga ku mugoroba birimo imbyino n’indirimbo gakondo. Hari n’itsinda ry’abana b’Abahamya baririmba indirimbo z’Ubwami.

Ashley Ferdinands, uhagarariye ibiro by’ishami by’Abahamya bo muri Siri Lanka, yagize ati: “Twumva iri koraniro ryihariye ari nk’impano ikomeye Yehova yahaye Abahamya bo muri Siri Lanka, kandi twishimiye kwakira abashyitsi benshi barijemo. Dushimira cyane abavoronteri benshi bitanze kugira ngo iri koraniro rigende neza. Birumvikana ko dushimira cyane Data wo mu ijuru Yehova, we soko y’impano nziza zose.”—Yakobo 1:17.