the death toll after the bomb attack in Sri Lanka on easter Sunday has risen to 311 persons. This was stated by the Sri Lankan defence minister, according to the Washington Post.
the Past was the number of deaths amounts to 290.
Bombeeksplosionerne hit three churches and hotels, which are popular among foreign tourists. Several of the attacks were carried out by suicide bombers.
Among the killed are at least 39 foreign nationals, including three danes. There are three of the Danish entrepreneur Anders Holch Povlsens children.
According to the Sri Lankan government is the attacks carried out by an islamist grouping, with the name National Thowfeek Jamaath. Local police have arrested several suspected persons.
the Attacks have left more than 500 wounded and is described as the worst attack in the country since the civil war ended in 2009.
the Night of Tuesday local time has the Sri Lankan president, Maithripala Sirisena, signed a decree giving the country's military wide-ranging powers.
Among other things, issued a nationwide ban on moving outside during the night.
The presidential decree gives the military the ability to detain and arrest the suspect based on the immediate suspicion.
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