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Sri Lanka revises death toll from attacks down by 100

04 April, 2019 8:37 am 8:37 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan officials revised the death toll from Easter Sunday bombings down by about 100 on Thursday, blaming the difficulty in identifying body parts at bomb scenes for the earlier inaccurate number. The new official figure was 253, down from an earlier 359, Deputy Defence Minister Ruwan Wijewardene said. He blamed inaccurate … Read More