Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures

Seven arrested as Sri Lanka bombings death toll passes 200
Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine at Kochchikade in Colombo where an explosion occurred on Sunday | Photo: Reuters
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Sri Lanka declared a nationwide curfew after suicide bombers carried out a string of well-planned deadly explosions, mostly in Colombo, on Easter Sunday leaving 200 dead and around 500 injured in the island's bloodiest day since the civil war ended a decade ago.

Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Relatives of a victim of the explosion at St. Anthony's Shrine at Kochchikade at the police mortuary in Colombo | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Buddhist monks stand in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
The relatives of an overseas victim of the explosion at the police mortuary in Colombo | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Crime scene officials inspect the explosion area at Shangri-La hotel in Colombo | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine at Kochchikade | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
A relative of a victim of the explosion at St. Anthony's Shrine at Kochchikade reacts at the police mortuary in Colombo | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Sri Lankan military personnel in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Priests before the St. Anthony's Shrine after an explosion in Colombo | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Priests are seen inside the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade after an explosion in Colombo | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine | Photo: Reuters
Sri Lanka mayhem on Easter Sunday in pictures
A shoe of a victim is seen in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade after an explosion in Colombo | Photo: Reuters
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