1:11 PM

8 killed -90 injured

A bomb exploded near Lake House at around 12noon, today (May 16). According to the available information, a motor bike riding LTTE suicide bomber had rammed into a bus carrying Police personnel at the Ceramic Junction, near Lake House. Six Police personnel and three civilian were killed and over 90 casualties reported, following the LTTE suicide bomb attack near Lake House at around 12noon, today

Director General National Hospital Dr. Hector Weerasinghe exclusively speaking to Media said that, over 90 people have been already admitted to the National hospital. Many civilians are among the casualties reported.