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Sri Lanka Death Toll Reaches 300

Credit: Wochit News
Published on April 23, 2019 - Duration: 00:39s

Sri Lanka Death Toll Reaches 300

At least 300 people are dead and dozens more were injured after a series of explosions hit churches and hotels in Sri Lanka.

Churches were bombed as worshippers attended Easter Sunday service.

The hotels targeted are among the most luxurious in Sri Lanka's capital.

39 foreigners are among the dead, according to officials.

Eight explosions in various locations were carried out.

Some of them were suicide attacks.

24 people have been arrested in connection with the attacks.

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