Ranil Wickremesinghe, opposition leader, sworn in as Sri Lankan Prime Minister | World News

Ranil Wickremesinghe, opposition leader, sworn in as Sri Lankan Prime Minister | World News
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Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa who had pledged to form a new government to end political instability.

Ranil Wickremesinghe, an opposition lawmaker, was sworn in as the new prime minister of Sri Lanka in an effort to end the current political crisis in the country, local media reported.

Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa who had pledged to form a new government to end political instability.

His appointment came after opposition leader Sajith Premadasa had written to the president to say he is willing to lead an interim government under certain conditions.



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