Thousands of Sri Lankans rally over government handling of crisis

COLOMBO: Thousands of supporters of Sri Lankan opposition parties rallied on Sunday in the commercial capital Colombo as a weeks-long political and economic crisis showed no sign of abating. Sri Lanka’s economy was hit hard by the pandemic and tax cuts by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s government. Dwindling foreign currency reserves have left the island nation of 22 million people struggling to pay for fuel, food … Continue reading Thousands of Sri Lankans rally over government handling of crisis