May 22, 2022

Speaker makes several suggestions to PM

Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena has made several proposals to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to resolve the current economic crisis in Sri Lanka.

Accordingly, he has proposed to issue a customs license of $25,000 after 06 months to those who would deposit $100,000.

He also suggested that the license be multiplied accordingly if the deposit is increased as $200,000 or $300,000, and so on.

He has also suggested that interest be paid should be allowed in any currency of their choice.

They have made proposals with regard to the food, energy and power sectors.

The relevant letter sent to the PM is as follows :

Dollar Proposal 1

Dollar Proposal 2

Dollar Proposal 3