Chinese President affirms support during crisis


Chinese President Xi Jinping has affirmed his support to Sri Lanka as the country faces its most dire economic crisis.

Sending his wishes for President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s birthday this month, the Chinese counterpart underlined the spirit of the Rubber-Rice Pact “independence, self-reliance, unity & mutual Support” against the current situation in the island nation.

The Chinese Head of State said he plans to continue and strengthen relations between the two countries.