sriLanka serial blasts 138 people died & 400 hurt. PM pakistan condemned attack
sriLanka serial blasts at least 138 people died & over 400 hurt.
At least 138 people have been killed and nearly 400 wounded in near simultaneous blasts that rocked three churches and three hotels in #SriLanka on Easter Sunday.
The blasts caused fatalities among worshippers and hotel guests, a security official said.
Two of the blasts were suspected to have been carried out by suicide bombers, according to the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity.
According to local media, 138 people died and 400 others were admitted to area hospitals for treatment. National Hospital spokesman Dr Samindi Samarakoon told The Associated Pres that 30 died while the wounded were being treated in the capital Colombo’s main hospital.
Prime Minister Imran Khan strongly condemned the horrific terrorist attack in SriLanka
on Easter Sunday. “My profound condolences go to our Sri Lankan brethren. Pakistan stands in complete solidarity with Sri Lanka in their hour of grief,” said the premier.
Over 138 people have been killed and nearly 500 injured in a series of near-simultaneous explosions through three churches and three high-end hotels in three Sri Lankan cities today.