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PM condemns horrific terrorist attack in Sri Lanka
April 21, 2019

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Prime Minister Imran Khan has strongly condemned the horrific terrorist attack in Sri Lanka on Easter resulting into the loss of precious lives.

In a tweet, he expressed his profound condolences to Sri Lankan brethren.

The Prime Minister said Pakistan stands in complete solidarity with Sri Lanka in their hour of grief.

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has also strongly condemned the blasts in Sri Lanka on the occasion of Easter.

In a statement, he expressed profound grief and sorrow over the loss of lives as a result of blasts.

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan in a condolence message said Pakistan has offered great human and material sacrifices in war against terrorism and its people could realize the pain of bereaved families.

She said Pakistan shares the grief of the bereaved families of Sri Lanka.

Meanwhile, Foreign Office Spokesperson said we are watching the situation carefully.

Any Pakistani in Sri Lanka needing help or assistance may contact on the following phone numbers: 0112055681, 0112055682 and 0767773750.

Foreign office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal says four Pakistani citizens, including a child got minor injuries in explosions in Sri Lanka.

In a statement, he said the injured have been discharged from hospital after first aid.