The Danish billionaire and entrepreneur Anders Holch Povlsen was on holiday in Sri Lanka with his wife and their four children when two suicide bombers struck the hotel that the family stayed at, the Shangri-La in Colombo. Three of the children, between five and 15 years, were killed. The church was one of a total of eight, which was carried out at different locations in Sri Lanka on 21 april.
In the afternoon, held a private funeral ceremony for the three children in the cathedral in Aarhus, writes the Policy. Among the guests were kronprinsfamiljen and the prime minister of Denmark Lars Løkke Rasmussen, as well as Venstrepolitikerna Troels Lund Poulsen and Tommy Ahlers who also are ministers in the government of Denmark.the Prime minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen (to the right). Photo: Mads Claus Rasmussen
and afterwards carried the coffins out to the three waiting cars. The coffins were decorated with flowers and pictures of the three children.
A bunch of colorful balloons were attached to one of the chests. After a few minutes of silence cut the dead children's sister of the strings and the balloons rose against a blue sky.
a Total dog at least 253 people in bombings in Sri Lanka.
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