The 40,000 MT consignment consists of rice, milk powder and essential medicines donated by India, arrives at the Colombo Port.
India High Commissioner, Health Minister Keheliya Rambukwella, Ministers Ali Sabry and MPs, various dignitaries and officials welcomed a large humanitarian consignment worth more than LKR 3.4 billion from government Tamil Nadu India.
“Coming together of the people and Government of #India for the people of #SriLanka!!!High Commissioner handed over humanitarian supplies valued at over SLR 3.4 billion donated by Government of #TamilNadu to Hon’ble Ministers Ali Sabry and @keheliya_R in Colombo today in the presence of MPs and other dignitaries. Donation of 40,000 MT rice, 500 MT milk powder and more than 100 MT of medicines whose combined worth is around USD 22 million has come in from #TamilNadu.