The death toll of the bomb explosion at NOLIMIT has risen to 18. 10 are women. The cause of the explosion is said to be a parcel kept at the entrance to the dress boutique.
A powerful bomb laid near the Nolimit garment boutique in Nugegoda killed 17 persons (16 civilians and 1 policeman) at around 5.55pm today. 40 others were also injured. A number of motor bicycles, bicycles and three-wheelers parked nearby and also traveling along the High Level Road were destroyed in the blast. The traffic flow towards Colombo South is still held up by the blast.
In the attack against Douglas Devananda, a person identified as Stephen has been killed. His close associate, Nelson was not involved in the attack.
Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Posted by Defencewire at 7:43 PM