Friday, 26th February 2021

Update 1: Explosions in Sri Lanka churches, hotels

Colombo, April 21 (IANS): Explosions were reported on Sunday at three churches in Sri Lanka as Christians celebrated Easter and also in two five-star hotels, the media reported.

The blasts took place at the St. Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade, Kotahena, the St. Sebastian’s Church in Katuwapitiya in Katana and a third in Batticaloa, reports the Daily Mirror newspaper.

The daily said that there were reports of several casualties including foreign tourists.

 

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