Sri Lankan Parliament Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardana has announced President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has resigned (CORRECTS: A previous APNewsAlert had erroneous spelling of speaker’s surname.)

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lankan Parliament Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardana has announced President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has resigned (CORRECTS: A previous APNewsAlert had erroneous spelling of speaker’s surname.).

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