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BACKGROUND

The Easter attacks was the biggest post-war massacre in Sri Lanka and took the lives of about 315 persons and injured around 600, caused massive destruction, including at three Christian churches and three major hotels. Many survivors and families of victims continue to feel the pain. About 45 of those killed were foreign nationals. Seven months after the bombings, the government changed through presidential elections followed by parliamentary elections, but truth and justice remain elusive.

Latest Developments

2024.06.12- President Appoints Committee of Inquiry to Investigate 2019 Bomb Attacks

Committee of Inquiry to be chaired by Ms. A.N.J. De Alwis, Retired Judge of the High Court. Report on the…
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2024.06.12- President Appoints Committee of Inquiry to Investigate 2019 Bomb Attacks

2024.06.12- 71st day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

 Date : 12/06/2024Case number : HC(TAB) 2972/21Brief update:The subject case was taken up before the Trial at Bar for the…
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2024.06.12- 71st day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

2024.06.11- 70th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

Date : 11/06/2024Case number : HC(TAB) 2972/21Brief update:The subject case was taken up before the Trial at Bar for the…
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2024.06.11- 70th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

2024.06.06- 69th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

Date : 06/06/2024Case number : HC(TAB) 2972/21 Brief update:The subject case was taken up before the Trial at Bar for…
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2024.06.06- 69th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

2024.06.05- 68th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

Date : 05/06/2024Case number : HC(TAB) 2972/21Brief update:The subject case was taken up before the Trial at Bar for the…
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2024.06.05- 68th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

2024.06.04- 67th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

Date : 04/06/2024Case number : HC(TAB) 2972/21Brief update:The subject case was taken up before the Trial at Bar for the…
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2024.06.04- 67th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

2024.06.02- නීතිපතිට සේවා දිගුවක්

දේශපාලනයේ උණුසුම් කතාබහක්වත්මන් නීතිපති සංජේ රාජරත්නම් මහතාට මාස 06ක සේවා දිගුවක් ලබාදීමට ජනාධිපති රනිල් වික්‍රමසිංහ මහතා නිර්දේශ කර ඇත. ඒ…
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2024.06.02- නීතිපතිට සේවා දිගුවක්

2024.06.02- AG’s extension due to probe on Easter Sunday attacks

President Ranil Wickremesinghe said that the decision to extend the service of Attorney General Sanjay Rajaratnam is because he plays…
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2024.06.02- AG’s extension due to probe on Easter Sunday attacks

2024.05.30- 66th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

Date : 30/05/2024Case number : HC(TAB) 2972/21Brief update:The subject case was taken up before the Trial at Bar for the…
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2024.05.30- 66th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

2024.05.29- 65th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

Date : 29/05/2024Case number : HC(TAB) 2972/21Brief update:The subject case was taken up before the Trial at Bar for the…
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2024.05.29- 65th day of the Main Easter Attacks Criminal Trial against 24 Accused

Death toll from Easter Sunday Massacre

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Timeline

2019
Easter Attack


Removing Shani Abeysekara from his position as the Director of Criminal Investigation Department

2020
Promotion of Brigadier Suarez Saleh to the rank of Major General
2022
Arrest Shehan Malaka
Release the former IGP & former DS

Places of Easter Attack bombings

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