Chinese Embassy in Colombo says the first batch of the RMB 500 Million grant extended by the government of China will arrive in the country on Friday.
The Chinese Embassy said Prime Minister Li Keqiang has undertaken to provide much-needed livelihood assistance for Sri Lanka following a request made by local authorities.
Since 22/4 🇨🇳 Premier Li Keqiang called 🇱🇰 PM "#China will provide much-needed livelihood assistance for #SriLanka":
1⃣ 500Mln RMB gov grant, 1st batch on 3/6
2⃣ 30T bulk + 10k packs by Yunnan
3⃣ $190K aid by 🇨🇳Red Cross
4⃣ Rs.4Mln☸️grant by @ChinaEmbSL
5⃣ $200K for Hope Village pic.twitter.com/5zxFAoxca8
— Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka (@ChinaEmbSL) May 30, 2022