A supporter of newly appointed Sri Lankan prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa shouts at police officers outside petroleum ministry building in Colombo. Photo: AP Photo

One dead, two injured in Sri Lanka shooting as constitutional crisis escalates

  • Tensions in the country have been building since the shock dismissal of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
  • Bodyguards for cabinet minister opened fire on Sunday, killing a 34-year-old man
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A supporter of newly appointed Sri Lankan prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa shouts at police officers outside petroleum ministry building in Colombo. Photo: AP Photo
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