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Ranil Wickremesinghe, who has been holed up at the prime minister’s official residence for more than a week as thousands of supporters gather outside, told AFP in an interview that “desperate people” could cause chaos on the Indian Ocean island.(Reuters/File Photo)

Ousted Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe says time running out to avert ‘bloodbath’

Colombo | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 03, 2018 10:22 AM IST
Sri Lanka’s sacked prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has warned that time is running out to avert a “bloodbath” while voicing hope that parliament will resolve a damaging constitutional crisis in the coming days.
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