XtraTime Web Desk: The whole world mourns as the day begun with the news of explosions shattering three churches in Sri Lanka. It’s Easter which is an auspicious day for the Christian community for celebration, but the celebration turned in sadness because as per reports, 52 have been declared dead so far and as many as 300 people have been injured. The attacks were also reported on some high-end hotels in Colombo and nearby areas. After the incident with the whole world Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar and other Indian sports persons condemn the incident on their social platforms.
Here are the tweets:
Shocked to hear the news coming in from Sri Lanka. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected by this tragedy. #PrayForSriLanka
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) April 21, 2019
Saddened to hear about the terror attacks in various parts of Sri Lanka. Strongly condemn these acts of terror. Hatred and violence will never overpower love, kindness and compassion. 🙏🏻 #SriLanka
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) April 21, 2019
Thoughts and prayers with Sri Lanka. Such a beautiful country.
— Rohit Sharma (@ImRo45) April 21, 2019
Deeply saddened by the terrible attacks in #SriLanka .My sincere prayers with the people of Sri Lanka in this very difficult time.
— VVS Laxman (@VVSLaxman281) April 21, 2019
Shattered with this news coming from Sri Lanka #SriLankaBlast prayers are with Sri Lanka & People 🙏
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) April 21, 2019
Devastated to hear about the attacks in Srilanka. It’s a brutal act of inhumanity. My thoughts & prayers with the victims & families!
— Suresh Raina🇮🇳 (@ImRaina) April 21, 2019
What is happening to this world 😞😞May God help us all .. really .. #SriLanka
— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) April 21, 2019
Shocked to hear about the sinister acts of terror in Sri Lanka. India stands strongly with the citizens of Sri Lanka in these tragic times. My thoughts & prayers are with the families affected.
— Chowkidar Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) April 21, 2019