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Sri Lanka’s anti-government protesters to hand back iconic govt buildings to authorities

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Thursday, 14 July, 2022, 12:12
Sri Lanka’s anti-government protesters to hand back iconic govt buildings to authorities

Sri Lanka’s anti-government demonstrators on Thursday decided to vacate some of the iconic administrative buildings, including the President’s House and the Prime Minister’s Office, they have been occupying since April 9 demanding president Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s resignation.

On July 9, protesters occupied President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s presidential palace and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s private house. The Prime Minister’s Office was overrun on Wednesday.