Mr. Faris Hadad Zervos, Director of the World Bank for Sri Lanka, Maldives and Nepal has said that he is very happy with the current economic and social situation in Sri Lanka and appreciates the positive steps taken by the President to improve the lives of the people of Sri Lanka. He stated the above during the meeting with Northern Province Governor Mrs. PSM Charles today (2023.09.21) at the Northern Province Governor’s office.
He also stated that the World Bank will provide full support to the educational, health and agricultural activities of the northern region and it is very happy that the people have resettled and returned to a peaceful life after the long war.
The Governor apprised the World Bank representatives about the current situation in the Northern Province and requested the World Bank representatives to support the Northern Province in improving education, self-employment infrastructure and security.
According to this, the Director of the World Bank for Sri Lanka, Maldives and Nepal assured that the World Bank will provide full support to further improve the lives of the people of Vavunia, Kilinochchi, Mannar, Mullaithivu and Jaffna districts in the future.