Colombo (Sri Lanka): Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has thanked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin and the people of India.
The Government of Tamil Nadu has sent relief items including essential items and medicines to help the people affected by the economic crisis in Sri Lanka.
Relief supplies arrived in Colombo today. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has thanked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Stalin for handing over relief items to the government.
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The Sri Lankan crisis
The people of Sri Lanka are suffering greatly from the severe economic crisis. Following this, Chief Minister MK Stalin announced in the Assembly that on behalf of the Government of Tamil Nadu, essential food items including rice and milk powder and medicines would be sent from Tamil Nadu to help the people of Sri Lanka. A unanimous resolution was passed in the Assembly to this effect. Preparation of rice, milk powder and pharmaceuticals for shipment to Sri Lanka was in full swing.
Relief items including rice and medicine on behalf of Tamil Nadu were packed in bundles printed with the words ‘With love from the people of Tamil Nadu’. All relief items were then shipped from the Chennai port to Sri Lanka on the 18th. Ships carrying relief supplies were flagged off by Chief Minister MK Stalin.
Relief items sent on behalf of Tamil Nadu reached Sri Lanka today. All relief items were handed over to the Sri Lankan government. Indian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Gopal Bagle handed over the relief items to the Sri Lankan government.
Ranil Wickramasinghe tweeted
In this context, the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe thanked Chief Minister MK Stalin and the people of India on Twitter. According to the Twitter post of the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe, Rs. He said 2 billion worth of humanitarian aid had arrived.
Thanks to Stalin
I also owe a heartfelt thank you to the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, MK Stalin, and to the people of India for their support. The Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Ranil Wimarasinghe said that he appreciated the assistance provided by the High Commission of India in Sri Lanka and the President of the Ceylon Workers Congress Senthil Thondaman.
பொருத்தமான வரன் தேடுகிறீர்களா? தமிழ் மேட்ரிமோனியில் – பதிவு இலவசம்!
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Sri Lanka prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe thanked Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin for sending relief aids to Sri Lanka.
Story first published: Sunday, May 22, 2022, 20:24 [IST]