Easter: Sri Lanka Colombo Bomb Blast in Churches and Star HotelsChandra Prabu (Author) Published Date : Apr 21, 2019 13:04 ET
Celebration of Easter gone horrible in Sri Lanka, Colombo. Incident happens today morning around 8.45am mainly in 3 churches during Easter Prayers. 1st bomb blast attack was in Colombo Church and 2nd was in Negombo.
Atleast 130+ deads confirmed and sources saying could reach around 100, more than 100+ injured. Bomb blast not only in Churches, it also hit 3 popular star hotels where foreigners used to stay.
Four of Chinese citizens also injured and they are in safe state, reported by China Embassy. Nearly 40+ people killed in colombo blast, 60+ people killed in Negombo blast, 25 people killed in Batticaloa.
Hi guys this baby is under my care at central hospital after the bomb blast. He has no parents or relatives with him. If you’ll come across parents looking for this baby please direct to central hospital. Thanks.— Sahana Pathmayohan (@IISahanaII) 21 April 2019
(0773043111 Rukmal)#Srilanka #SriLankaBlast pic.twitter.com/29I3GUkcs8
Death toll now rises to above 100.— Tamil Guardian (@TamilGuardian) 21 April 2019
Photographs from Batticaloa's Zion Church show the aftermath of the explosion there, where several young children are confirmed amongst the casualties. https://t.co/tg5geyoz83 #lka #SriLankaBlast #srilanka pic.twitter.com/9vB6xz6mjc
Easter: Sri Lanka Colombo Bomb Blast in Churches and Star Hotels