Explosions in Sri Lanka

Explosions in Sri Lanka

Everyone is shoked about the explosions in Sri Lanka, which resulted injures of many people and also death.

According to the last information  at least 290 people were killed and around 500 injured in multiple explosions at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.

World leaders have labelled the bomb blasts as "terrorist attacks".

 

At least eight explosions, some of which were suicide bombs, were reported on Sunday morning across Sri Lanka.

Three churches in Negombo, Batticaloa and Colombo's Kochchikade district were targeted during Easter services

Four hotels, all in the capital Colombo, were also struck. They include The Shangri-La, Kingsbury, Cinnamon Grand, and the Tropical Inn.

An eighth blast hit a house in Colombo. Police and media said that three officers were killed there and seven people were detained during a raid on the location.

A police spokesperson said 104 were killed in Negombo, 68 were killed in Colombo, 28 died in Batticaloa, and seven died in Ragama.

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