SRI LANKA (UTVS) – Yesterday terrorist attacks occurred on a 5 star hotel and a church in Sri Lanka. The death toll for these attacks is currently at 290 and Sri Lanka officials are blaming the attacks on religious extremists. Sri Lanka’s president Maithripala Sirisena has given the military power to arrest and detain suspects following the Easter Sunday bombings. Siriena’s office also announced a government curfew to begin at 8 pm. Armed security personnel stood guard at street corners that were largely deserted.