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2 killed, 8 injured in Wellawatte blast

[TamilNet, Saturday, 31 May 2008, 16:13 GMT]
Two have been killed and more than 8 injured due to a grenade blast near a bus stop in Rajasinghe Mawatte on Galle Road close to Richard Peries supermarket at 9:00 p.m. Saturday night, according to Wellawatte police.

Sources in Colombo quoting hospital staffs said at least 10 persons have been admitted to the Kalubowila general hospital.

Separately, a transformer exploaded at Grandpass around 8:30 p.m., police in Colombo said.

 

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