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Sri Lanka president's brother quits as PM in escalating economic crisis

Sri Lankan authorities on Monday imposed a nationwide curfew and Army troops were deployed in the capital

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Mahinda Rajapaksa | sri lanka | South Asia

Agencies  |  Colombo 



Mahinda Rajapaksa
Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Sri Lanka's Prime Minister on Monday offered his resignation amid the island nation's worst economic crisis since independence that has led to widespread protests, a government official said.

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First Published: Mon, May 09 2022. 16:29 IST

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