Former President and current Speaker of the Maldivian Parliament, Mohamed Nasheed, is to coordinate relief assistance for Sri Lanka.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe held discussions with Nasheed today, the Prime Minister’s office said.
During the discussions Nasheed generously offered to assist Sri Lanka in securing relief for the country from foreign nations.
The Prime Minister accepted the former President’s offer and appointed him to coordinate the relief efforts.
The Prime Minister thanked former President Nasheed for his support for Sri Lanka during the economic crisis. (Colombo Gazette)