Lanka PM backs protesters demanding president’s ouster

COLOMBO: In an uncommon transfer, Sri Lanka’s new PM Ranil Wickremesinghe has prolonged public help to the protesters, who’ve been tenting at a preferred beachfront right here for over a month calling for President Gotabaya Rajapaksa‘s resignation for mishandling the nation’s worst financial disaster.
The PM on Saturday stated he had appointed a committee to take care of the pursuits of the ‘Gota Go Home‘ village protesters who’ve been tenting at Colombo’s Galle Face Inexperienced since April 9. Wickremesinghe, who was appointed by Gotabaya as PM, stated the protesters could be safeguarded and their views could be hunted for the shaping of future coverage.
In an interview with BBC, the PM stated the protest ought to be continued to convey a change within the political system within the nation and to let the nation’s youth take the accountability to guide.
In the meantime, Sri Lanka on Sunday stated it’s taking all additional steps to strengthen the safety of the nation because it investigates the report printed in Indian media that the banned LTTE is planning an assault within the nation on Might 18, coinciding with the anniversary of the top of Sri Lankan Civil Conflict in 2009. The Indian intelligence providers have knowledgeable Sri Lanka that the knowledge has been given as common info. pti

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