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Sri Lanka Truck Driver Dies After Waiting For 5 Days in Queue at Fuel Station

Sri Lanka Truck Driver Dies After Waiting For 5 Days in Queue at Fuel Station

Colombo: In a grave tragedy, a 63-year-old truck driver has died in Sri Lanka after standing for five days in a queue at a fuel filling station in the country’s Western Province, reported news agency PTI. This was the 10th death reported due to prolonged waiting for fuel procurement in the debt-ridden island nation grappling … Read more

Sri Lanka Left With Fuel Stocks For Around Five Days, Says Minister

Sri Lanka Left With Fuel Stocks For Around Five Days: Minister

Sri Lanka is waiting for confirmation on a $500 million credit line from the India’s Exim Bank. Colombo: Sri Lanka’s fuel stocks will last for about five more days, its power and energy minister said on Thursday, as the island nation awaits official confirmation from the Indian government for a new $500 million credit line … Read more