Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa. (PTI Photo)
Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa was sworn in as the prime minister on Friday. Television aired Rajapaksa swearing in before President Maithripala Sirisena, surrounded by a number of opposition legislators.
Former Sri Lankan president @PresRajapaksa sworn in as Prime Minister before President Maithripala Sirisena, a development that evolved in the last one or two hours. @IndianExpress pic.twitter.com/HH9Unq3UXL
— Arun Janardhanan (@arunjei) October 26, 2018
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