Sri Lanka observes nationwide silence for bomb victims

2019-04-23 03:43:16 GMT2019-04-23 11:43:16(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

COLOMBO, April 23 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lankans observed a three-minute silence on Tuesday for victims of a series of explosions that rocked the island country on Easter Sunday.

So far 290 people were confirmed dead in the bombings, while over 500 were injured.