Sri Lankan’s are experiencing their country’s worst economic crisis. Photo: AFP
Sri Lankan’s are experiencing their country’s worst economic crisis. Photo: AFP
Sri Lanka

Take holiday to grow your own food, civil servants told by Sri Lankan government

  • Officials granted leave for one working day a week and ‘provided with the facilities to engage in agricultural activities in their backyards’, cabinet said
  • The country’s unprecedented economic downturn has left staple foods in short supply and 4 out of 5 people in the nation of 22 million were forced to skip meals

Sri Lankan’s are experiencing their country’s worst economic crisis. Photo: AFP
Sri Lankan’s are experiencing their country’s worst economic crisis. Photo: AFP
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