This is an eyewitness report from the NowPublic member Sri Lanka Army news who is on the scene.
Bomb blast Colombo Sri Lanka
A Bomb blast outside Air Force Camp Colombo today evening 2nd January 2009.Camp located near Trans Asia Hotel Slave Island,C A Gardner Road.2 people Died and 32 injured.Few Airmen also wounded.Suice Attacker uses a Motar Bike.
A explosion heard colombo now 5.15 Pm local time.This was happened near Air Force Headquaters.Also Trans Asia Hotel near it.Few Ambulence moved towards the National Hospital.It is reported LTTE suicede attacker blow him self.No casualty figures yet.
This was happened after Sri Lankan Army captured Ltte Tigers Capital Kilinochchi.
MoD site says"
LTTE suicide bomb explosion in Colombo
An LTTE suicide bomber has exploded himself in front of the Air Force camp in Slave Island , Colombo this evening causing heavy damages to a civilians bus plying from Pettha to Moratuwa (Jan 2).
According to the available information, the suicide bomber has exploded himself in front of the entrance of the Air Force camp down the C.A. Gardiner road."