Chinese to donate one million metric tons of rice

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Basil Rajapaksa, Minister of Finance has stated that the Chinese Government will provide one million metric tons of rice to Sri Lanka in the near future to mark the 71st anniversary of the Sino-Sri Lankan Rice-Rubber Fact signed between China and Sri Lanka during Late PM Sirimavo Bandaranaike’s tenure. This was stated by the Minister of Environment Mahinda Amaraweera.