Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Blast on Sri Lanka railway track halts train services

COLOMBO, January 7, 2009 (AFP) - A powerful explosion ripped through a railway track just outside the Sri Lankan capital on Wednesday causing disruption to commuter services, police said.

Police said there were no casualties following the blast at Mount Lavinia, but the Colombo-bound track was damaged and train services were suspended pending investigation. Full Text