- Sri Lanka’s Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports activities Namal Rajapaksa shares particulars of allocation
- PM Imran Khan introduced allocation of grant throughout two-day journey to Sri Lanka
- PM Imran Khan is visiting the nation on the invitation of his Sri Lankan counterpart
COLOMBO: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday permitted the grant of Rs52 million to Sri Lanka for the event of sports activities within the island nation.
The announcement was made by Sri Lanka’s Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports activities Namal Rajapaksa on Twitter.
“Thankful to HE Imran Khan for allocating a fund of 52 million PKR toward the development of sport and sporting infrastructure in Sri Lanka, along with a youth exchange programme to further develop social and cultural ties,” stated the Sri Lankan minister.
PM Imran knowledgeable the Sri Lankan officers in regards to the allocation throughout his two-day journey to the nation.
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Throughout his interplay with the Lankan management, the Pakistani PM additionally talked about his cricketing historical past with Sri Lanka. He recalled that he had gotten to know Sri Lanka by cricket.
Other than the allocation of funds, Pakistan and Sri Lanka signed a number of memorandums of understanding on cooperation within the fields of tourism, funding, schooling, and expertise.