How many Pakistanis have been hit in Srilanka churches bombings?
ISLAMABAD – At least five women from Pakistan have been reported to have sustained minor injuries in multiple bomb attacks in Sri Lanka on Sunday, according to reports in local media.
Three of the women were discharged from hospital after necessary treatment, FO Spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal said in a statement, adding that the exact situation will be shared after confirmation.
Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, who strongly condemned the Easter Sunday attacks in a telephonic conversation with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, will soon visit Sri Lanka, the spokesman added.
FM, Qureshi has spoken with PM of Srilanka and conveyed deepest condolences to him. He has extended all possible assistance and support to Srilanka at this difficult time. @MFA_SriLanka link Twitter Ads info and privacy link
Meanwhile, Pakistan’s High Commission in Colombo said “we are watching the situation carefully”. link
Explosions and blast have been reported at Colombo & Batticoala causing many causalities. We are watching the situation carefully. Any Pakistan needing any help / assistance may contact following phone numbers. 0112055681 0112055682 0767773750 Twitter Ads info and privacy link
Any Pakistani in Sri Lanka needing help or assistance may contact on the following phone numbers: 0112055681, 0112055682 and 0767773750. link
More than 200 people have been killed and over 525 others injured in a string of bomb attacks on hotels and churches as worshippers attended Easter services in major Sri Lankan cities.
Americans, British and Dutch citizens were among dozens of foreigners killed.