Suicide blast in northern Sri Lanka

June 16th, 2008 - 9:42 am ICT by IANS  

Colombo, June 16 (IANS) A suicide explosion has taken place opposite the office of the senior superintendent of police (SSP) in the tightly-guarded Vavuniya town in northern Sri Lanka Monday morning, military sources here said. “According to initial reports, it is a suicide explosion targeting the police personnel manning a roadblock. The casualty details are not known immediately,” military spokesman Udaya Nanayakkara told IANS.

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