Sri Lanka, Kurunegala terror attack 01/04/2001

Sri Lanka, Kurunegala terror attack 01/04/2001

INCIDENT SUMMARY:

04/01/2001: Eleven people were killed, including the attacker, and at least 150 were injured when a man threw a grenade into a stadium crowded with concert-goers in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka.

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