Ranil Wickremesinghe chosen new Sri Lanka President, supporters rejoice | pics

Celebrations erupted across Sri Lanka after Ranil Wickremesinghe was chosen new Sri Lanka President amid the massive economic crisis in

Updated on Jul 20, 2022 05:36 PM IST 5 Photos

People burst firecrackers in celebration of the newly elected Sri Lanka President Ranil Wickremesinghe in Colombo, Sri Lanka.(Bloomberg)

People play drums to celebrate after Wickremesinghe was chosen as the President. (Bloomberg)

A man holds up Sri Lankan flag out of joy.(AFP)


Music, dancing and joyous revelry broke out on the streets of Colombo.(AP)

Revellers gathered to celebrate after Wickremesinghe was chosen president in Colombo.(AP)




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