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Sri Lanka PM Mahinda Rajapaksa tenders resignation as economy burns

Curfew imposed after clashes between government supporters and protesters

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa says he has tendered his resignation to his brother, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.   © Reuters

COLOMBO -- Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday submitted his resignation, the veteran politician confirmed on his Twitter account.

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