Just In | Toll in Sri Lanka blasts rises to 207, AFP has reported quoting police.
PM Modi while talking about the terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka at a rally in Rajasthan: People were in Church, celebrating Easter, and terrorists have killed many people. What was their crime?
Air India has waived all charges for rescheduling and cancellation of tickets to and from Colombo till April 24 in the wake of the terror attacks in Sri Lanka, News18 has reported.
Just In | One Indian national from Kerala was killed in today's terrorist attack in Sri Lanka, reports indicate.
Update: Sri Lanka defence minister has said that seven people have been arrested in connection with the blasts today, according to reports.
Just In | British, Dutch and American citizens among those killed in Sri Lanka blasts, reports news agency AFP quoting hospital sources.
138 people have been killed in Sri Lanka, with more that 600 badly injured, in a terrorist attack on churches and hotels. The United States offers heartfelt condolences to the great people of Sri Lanka. We stand ready to help!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 21, 2019
Pope Francis condemns Sri Lanka blasts
"I learned with sadness and pain of the news of the grave attacks, that precisely today, Easter, brought mourning and pain to churches and other places where people were gathered in Sri Lanka," Pope Francis said in St. Peter’s Square during his Easter Sunday message.
"I wish to express my affectionate closeness to the Christian community, hit while it was gathered in prayer, and to all the victims of such cruel violence," he added.