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High inflation in Sri Lanka, people suffering economic crisis

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka is facing an acute economic crisis due to job and earning losses, high food inflation and the country’s dwindling finances. PM Ranil Wickremesinghe has told the country’s military to do ‘whatever is necessary to restore order”, after protesters stormed his office. Gotabaya Rajapaksa left the country. He had to vacate the President’s…

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Sri Lanka people celebrating after President Rajapaksa flees amid economic crisis

Colombo: The Sri Lanka president fled the country early Wednesday, days after protests stormed his home and office and the official residence amid a three-month economic crisis that triggered several shortage of food and fuel. Thousands of people are roaming the streets of Colombo city in Sri Lanka. Many people have gathered at Galle Face…