the man was caught in the church’s internal cameras entering the packed hall.
A new footage of the suspected suicide bomber entering St Sebastian’s church in Negombo, as part of the coordinated bombings, has emerged online.
In the video, we can see a young bearded man with a backpack, outside the building.
#WATCH Colombo: CCTV footage of suspected suicide bomber (carrying a backpack) walking into St Sebastian church on Easter Sunday. #SriLankaBombings (Video courtesy- Siyatha TV) pic.twitter.com/YAe089D72h— ANI (@ANI) April 23, 2019
Further, the same man can be seen in the church’s internal cameras entering the hall packed with Easter Sunday worshippers.
The video ends before the bomb is detonated.
Today, Daesh has claimed responsibility for coordinated bombings in Sri Lanka which killed 321 people and injured about 500 others, the group’s AMAQ news agency said on Tuesday.
The group did not give evidence for its claim.