Demonstrators March in Gampola in Protest Against Sri Lankan President

Demonstrators marched through the streets of Gampola, Sri Lanka, on July 9 in protest against President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

Twitter user Ajr posted a video of a group of people marching with black mourning flags, and said they were healthcare workers. Storyful has not verified the claim.

Major protests were held in Sri Lanka on July 9 culminating in the storming of the President’s House in Colombo. Credit: Ajr via Storyful

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