|The Red Cross Society of China Donated 50,000 USD to the Sri Lanka Red Cross Society on the Disaster of Flooding and Landslides|
The Red Cross Society of China donated 50,000 USD to the Sri Lanka Red Cross Society (SLRCS) supporting Sri Lanka's relief and rebuilding efforts on the present disaster of flooding and landslides around the island.
On May 20, Mrs. Pang Chunxue, Political Counsellor of the Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka, on behalf of the Red Cross Society of China handed over the donation to Mr. S.B.Madugalle, Deputy Director General of SLRCS.
Mrs. Pang extended the deepest sympathy and condolences to the Sri Lankan people especially the families affected by the disaster. She hoped the donation could assist the current relief operation of SLRCS and provide help to the people in the disaster-affected areas.
Mr. Madugalle introduced the disaster situation and expressed appreciation and gratitude to the generous donation from the Red Cross Society of China.