Two injured in blast outside Colombo

February 23rd, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by admin  

Colombo, Feb 23 (IANS) At least two people were injured in an explosion on a bus on the outskirts of the city Saturday morning. The explosion occurred in Mount Lavinia, 8 km south of the Sri Lankan capital city of Colombo, the police said.

According to military spokesman Brig. Udaya Nanayakkara, the explosion occurred in a bus at about 10.55 a.m.

About the casualties, the spokesman said: “We have no idea. Troops have gone there to investigate.”

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