Sri Lanka Bans Drones, Unmanned Aircraft After Bombings
Thursday, April 25, 2019, 7:30 PM
Sri Lanka has banned the use of drones and unmanned aircraft following the massive Easter Sunday bombings that killed over 350 people and injured more than 500 in the country's worst terror attack. The CAA said that the ban will be in effect until further notice. The use of drones and unmanned aircraft has been temporarily banned within Sri Lankan airspace, Colombo Gazette reported.
Colombo On High Alert After Reports Of Lorry And Van Carrying Explosives
Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 7:46 PM
Sri Lanka on Tuesday placed all police stations in Colombo on high alert as police were hunting for an unidentified container truck and a van, believed to be carrying explosives. A warning issued by the Director of Security at the Colombo Harbour said intelligence had found information that an unidentified container truck and a van carrying a potential explosive device was heading towards Colombo.