Coincidence is a part of life, it can be really great or just awful. Talking about coincidences I think now I have to mention lad of God( actually) who survived both the wraths happened in India and Sri Lanka. Question is why does he end up reaching such places where a blast or some terrorist attack is about to take place?
Coming to the point, this Dubai based Indian couple escaped blast in Sri Lankan capital Colombo last Sunday. Sri Lanka was terrorized by a series of blasts in Churches and hotel targeting mainly innocent people observing prayers on Easter Sunday and the series of blasts ended up killing more than 250 people and over 500 injured.
The couple was putting up at Colombo's Cinnamon Grand hotel which was one of the eight targets. Astonishingly, Abhinav had survived 26/11 Mumbai attack as well as he was in Mumbai in 2008.Abhinay Chari and his Navroop K Chari visited Sri Lanka for some business were staying at the said hotel where bomb blast took place while Easter Sunday breakfast was served, reported the Gulf News.
Abhinav told Guld News and it's twice that he has travlled out of the UAE and at both the occassions, horrific terror attacks have taken place. Abhinav was in Mumbai on 26 November, 2008. “I was in Mumbai in 2008 studying for medicine. It was a horrible five- or six-day ordeal.”
Abhinav spoke about the ordeal, the couple had undergone in Sri Lanka, “On Easter Sunday, we went to church. In the middle of the service, the priest made an announcement, requesting people to leave the church premises... After we left the church we got into a taxi to go get some breakfast because that is what we would normally do after Easter mass. We started noticing a commotion on the roads and decided it was better to go back to the hotel.”
“When we reached there we saw everyone out on the lawn. We thought it was just some sort of security protocol”His wife Navroop also shared her experience with Gulf News: “It was too soon to know anything on the news or social media, we still hadn’t registered the scale of the incident. I could not believe what was happening in front of us. It was all like a movie...”
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