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Did President Gotabaya Rajapaksa flee on Sri Lanka Navy Ship?
Newsclick | 09/07/2022 09:16 PM | Click to read full article
Embattled Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa was moved out of his residence on Friday ahead of Saturday's protests during which thousands of irate anti-government protesters stormed into his official residence in Colombo.
A video is going viral on social media in which suitcases are being loaded on to the Sri Lanka Navy Ship Gajabahu anchored at the Colombo Port. Local media claims that the suitcases were of President Rajapaksa.