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Bomb blast in Colombo, 7 wounded

[TamilNet, Friday, 29 February 2008, 01:28 GMT]
An unidentified attacker triggered a bomb killing himself and wounding seven persons, including 3 policemen and two women, when police attempted to enter a room of a 2-storied building Friday morning around 6:30 on Wall's Lane, Aluthmawatte in Kotahena in Colombo, Police said.

The police received a tip-off and attempted to break into a room where an alleged "suicide bomber" triggered the explosive.

The building was damaged in the blast


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