Mar 08, 2021

10 years to bounce back Sri Lanka's economy, says Ranil Featured

UNP Ranil Wickremesinghe says it will take at least a decade to bounce back the country's economy which has suffered a severly.

He said the businesses are laying off their staff as they are running at a loss and Wickresinghe predicted that this situation would continue in 2022.

"It will take a decade for the economy to bounce back. Households are already suffering," he told a meeting with a group of youth in Borella on Sunday.

The Daily Mirror reported that Wickremesinghe saying "if te present situation continues, the people will have to forego one meal a day."