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Security beefed up at Sri Lanka’s Colombo airport

ECONOMYNEXT- Security at Sri Lanka’s main airport in Katunayake has been heightened following a series of explosions across the country, an Airport and Aviation Services official said.

 
"Security has been hightened at the airport," Airport Management Head H. S. Hettiarachchi said in a statement to privately-held MTV television network.
 
"There has been no disruptions to flights," he said.
 
However, Hettiarachchi requested all departing passengers to be present at the airport four hours before departure. (Colombo/Apr21/2019-SB)