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May 10, 2019

Three suspects arrested in connection with Easter Sunday Blasts in Sri Lanka

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Sri Lankan security forces have made some important arrests of suspects linked to Easter Sunday attacks during past few days.

Police said they have arrested an individual suspected close to the attackers, along with gold and over 83 lakh Sri Lankan rupees cash from an area in Colombo. 

Earlier, Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officials informed a local court that three suspects including the brother of the suicide bomber of Colombo Church have been arrested.

The suspects were arrested for aiding and abetting the suicide bombers and the court ordered the CID to produce them on May 23. Security forces also recovered a stock of explosives belonging to suicide bombers at Sainthamarudu in eastern province on Friday from a beach area. 

Meanwhile, universities have been allowed to open from next week after necessary security clearance is achieved. Secondary schools had opened in the country this week but attendance has been low.

Primary and Catholic schools are expected to open next week. At least 258 people including 45 foreigners were killed in the attacks on churches and hotels which was carried out by local groups with the support of Islamic state. 

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