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Sunday, 21 April 2019 - 14:23
An explosion at a hotel opposite the Dehiwala Zoo
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Police Spokesperson SP Ruwan Gunasekara stated that an explosion was reported at a hotel opposite the Dehiwala Zoo a short while ago.

Meanwhile, The death toll in the explosions which took place at 6 places in the island has risen to 190.

65 bodies of victims have been placed at the Colombo National Hospital and another 91 bodies are at the Negombo Hospital.

27 bodies are at the Batticialo hospital and 7 bodies have been placed at the Ragama Hospital.

More than 250 injured are receiving treatment at the Colombo National Hospital.

In the face of the prevailing situation it has been decided to summon Parliament day after tomorrow.

General Secretary of Parliament Dhammika Dasssanayake said that based on a request by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and according to Standing Orders, the Speaker has made arrangements to summon Parliament.

The relevant gazette notification is due to be issued this evening.

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