Exclusive: Sri Lankan software engineer, under Indian surveillance, key in Easter attack
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 () A Sri Lankan software engineer suspected by authorities in Sri Lanka of having provided technical and logistical support to the Easter Sunday suicide bombers was monitored by Indian intelligence agencies three years ago for links with Islamic State suspects, investigators said.
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