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* All government schools in Sri Lanka closed April 22, 23 after bomb attacks
Sun, Apr 21, 2019, 12:34 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 21, Colombo: Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam announced that all government schools island wide will be closed Monday April 22 and Tuesday April 23 due to today's coordinated bomb attacks on churches and hotels.

The schools were to reopen on Monday after the New Year holidays.

At least 100 people are reported to have been killed and hundreds more injured in the explosions.

 

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