| Following statement issued by the Ministry of External Affairs ,Colombo
( May 1, 2014, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The Government of Sri Lanka strongly condemns the twin blasts that took place at the Chennai Central Railway Station this morning, (1st May 2014) on a train that had arrived from Bengalooru.
The people of Sri Lanka share the pain and anguish of the Indian people over this wanton act of violence targeting innocent civilians.
The Government and the people of Sri Lanka offer their deep condolences to the Government and the people of India, particularly the bereaved family, and wish a speedy recovery for those who have been injured in this cowardly attack.
Ministry of External Affairs