Seven die in Sri Lanka prison bus attack

Colombo, Feb 27 (IANS) Seven persons were killed in an attack on a prison bus in southern Sri Lanka on Monday, police said.

A criminal gang member, Aruna Udayashantha, was killed in the shooting incident in Kalutara town, Xinhua news agency quoted police as saying.

This is the second shooting targeting a prison bus over the past one year in Sri Lanka.

–IANS

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