Explosion in Colombo, nine persons injured

[TamilNet, Thursday, 24 June 2010, 07:01 GMT]
At least nine civilians were injured in a grenade explosion that took place Thursday early morning at Bodhiraja Mawatte in Pettah in Colombo. This incident took place near a stall in the busy Pettah area selling apples, police said.

A special police team rushed to the scene and began investigation. Police said injured were admitted to the Colombo general hospital and were out of danger, medical sources said.

 

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