More than 80 injured in multiple explosion in Sri Lanka’s capital
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Colombo: Sri Lanka’s local media on Sunday reported that multiple explosions have taken place in the country’s capital of Colombo. Explosions in at least three churches and two five-star hotels have been reported.
Quoting police officials, a Daily Mirror (Sri Lanka) report said that a blast had taken place in a church in Batticaloa. Explosions have also reportedly taken place inside two five-star hotels in the city.
According to a report in onlanka.com, explosions were reported from St. Anthony’s church in Kochchikade while there was another explosion in St.Sebastian’s Church in Katuwapitiya. More than 80 people have been injured in the two incidents while there is no report of any casualty yet.
Meanwhile, PTI added that more than 80 people have been reported injured.