The massive suicide bombers attack in the Sri Lankan churches and hotels took away 205 lives and left many seriously injured.No terrorist group took the responsibility of the scene yet.
Police arrested 13 people in connection with the bombings, and three police officers were killed during a raid at a suspect’s home. Sri Lankan officials did not identify those arrested or discuss a motive for the attacks. At least 450 were injured in the attacks, according to a police spokesman.
The dead included “several” Americans, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said. He blamed “radical terrorists” for the attacks.
Ruwan Wijewardene, Sri Lanka’s defense minister, said the attacks were carried out by suicide bombers. Six of the attacks occurred between 8:45 and 9:30 a.m.
There was a seventh blast at a banquet hall about 2 p.m. and an eighth at the house raided by police around 2:45 p.m.
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that he will do everything to bring the cortege of woman died in Sri Lanka blast with roots in Kasarkod home.