The strange lives of Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday suicide bombers

Details regarding the suicide bombers involved in the attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday appear stranger by the minute.The copper factory belonging to one of them, 33-year-old Illham Ibrahim, had received favourable treatment from the state, it has now been revealed.When Sri Lanka Telecom wanted to dispose of copper cables, the tender was given to the suicide bomber’s operation, according to Ranjith Vithanage, president of the country’s Consumer Rights Protection Association.The copper…