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Explosions at several popular locations in Sri Lanka, this morning

An explosion was reported a short while ago at St Anthony’s Shrine at Kochchikade in Kotahena. The explosion had occurred during Easter Sunday Mass, this morning. The injured are being admitted to the Colombo General Hospital.

Meanwhile, another explosion was reported at the Katuwapitiya (කටුවපිටිය) Church. An explosion was also reported at St Michael’s Church which is in the heart of Batticaloa. The Batticaloa Police say, the reason for the blast is not known.