Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme David Beasley is expected to arrive in Sri Lanka shortly.
He is scheduled to visit Sri Lanka on an invitation extended by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
In a statement, Prime Minister Wickremesinghe said WFP Chief Beasley accepted his invitation to visit Sri Lanka.
The Premier also noted that the government appreciates the support extended to Sri Lanka by the UN World Food Programme.
— Ranil Wickremesinghe (@RW_UNP) June 10, 2022