Sri Lankan Cabinet Resigns En Masse As Crisis Deepens

All 26 ministers aside from the president and the prime minister step down as anti-government protesters defy curfews

Sri Lanka’s cabinet members have resigned en masse from their positions, the education minister said, as anti-government protests escalated despite curfews.

All 26 ministers aside from President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and his elder brother Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa stepped down during a late-night meeting on Sunday, Education Minister Dinesh Gunawardena told reporters.

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