World / 290 Including 5 Indians Killed In Sri Lanka Serial Blasts, 24 Arrested

NDTV : Apr 22, 2019, 10:23 AM

Five Indians are among the 290 killed in a series of blasts which struck Sri Lanka on Sunday, in the worst violence to hit the island nation since the civil war that ended a decade ago. More than 500 people were injured. Dozens of other foreigners, including those from the UK, US, Japan and the Netherlands are believed to be among those dead. 24 people from the minority Muslim community have been arrested.