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* FAO assures to assist Sri Lanka to overcome food shortages
Sun, May 22, 2022, 08:44 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 22, Colombo: The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations has assured Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe that it will assist Sri Lanka in overcoming a possible food crisis.

Following a meeting between Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and the United Nations, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has assured that it will seek international assistance to address the food crisis the country may face in future.

“Following discussions I held with the United Nations, the FAO will help Sri Lanka make an appeal for international assistance to overcome the growing food shortages in the country,” the Premier said on social media.

“One of our immediate priorities is to ensure that all citizens are provided with three meals a day,” the Prime Minister said.


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