Sri Lanka (Srilanka) has reported news of the seventh and eighth blasts following the 6 explosions on Easter Sunday in Colombo.
The seventh bomb blast happened near the nearby Zoo of Dehiwala. Two people have died in this seventh explosion in Colombo. Let us know that in the morning there have been 6 serial blasts in the other parts of the country, including the capital Colombo. The first bomb blast took place in St. Anthony Church, Kochikkad, capital of Colombo while the second bomb blast happened in the church of Katuvupitaya in Katana. There was a bomb blast in the Shangri-La Hotel and Kingsbury Hotel in Colombo.
Due to these bomb blasts, not only are Sri Lanka but people around the world expressing their condolences on this incident and paying homage to the dead. Here too many celebrities associated with Bollywood and the sports world have tweeted expressing grief over this horrific event.
Take a look at these tweets too.
Virat Kohli : “I am shocked to hear the news coming from Sri Lanka.” My prayers with the dead people in this accident. “
Sania Mirza: “What is happening in the world? Hopefully God help us .. in truth.”
Vivek Dahiya: “When people are celebrating Easter, this tragic news is coming from Sri Lanka. Those who lost their lives in this attack, my tributes and those who have been wounded, wished to be well sooner. I am vandalizing and shocking. “Ask for Sri Lanka.”
Actor Siddharth: “This Sunday of Easter is very scary, there is no mercy within the devil, that he attacks families and children when he is weakest.” It is beyond understanding. # Sri Lanka.
Vivek Oberoi: “I am extremely unhappy with this tragic and terrible attack in Sri Lanka, it is a cowardly act on the day of prayer, these terrorists should be ashamed. My prayers with the victims and their families, Sri Lanka, we are with you . Please be safe.”
Gauahar Khan: “Sri Lanka, please spurn the innocents.”
Huma Qureshi: This is so sad day !! When people are attacking family members and children on Easter Sunday? !!! It’s frightening … what is happening to this world? Sri Lanka.”
After the blasts, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe convened an emergency meeting. In addition, 200 soldiers of Army have been deployed in Colombo. Sri Lankan President Sirisena has said that strict action will be taken against the culprits of the attack. The number of dead in the bomb blast is increasing ever increasing. According to the police, the rescue operation is in progress. The number of dead can increase. The injured have been admitted to different hospitals in Colombo.