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Oct 06, 2008 at 02:41pm IST

Sri Lanka oppn leader killed in bomb blast

New Delhi: At least 20 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack at opposition United National Party's office in Anuradhapura in northern Sri Lanka on Monday, officials said.

Leader of Opposition, North-Central Provincial Assembly, Major General Janaka Perera and his wife are among the 20 killed, army spokesperson Udaya Nanayakkara said.