'I was praying let that not be Monique'
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Sri Lanka attacks: Family attends funeral

Dutch national Monique Allen was killed in one of the attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday.

She was on holiday with her three sons and husband, Lewis, when the Cinnamon Grand hotel was bombed. The rest of her family survived the attack.

Speaking at her funeral, Mr Allen recalls searching for his wife in the immediate moments after the attack.

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Camera and edit: Jaltson AC

Producer: Pratiksha Ghildial

  • 23 Apr 2019
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