To Avoid Clash With India, Sri Lanka Drops Imran Khan's Parliament Speech
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To Avoid Clash With India, Sri Lanka Drops Imran Khan's Parliament Speech

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February 22, 2021

In an effort to avoid confrontation with India, Sri Lanka has cancelled a scheduled speech of Prime Minister Imran Khan in Parliament. According to a report titled 'Sri Lanka avoids clash with India by cancelling Khan's Parliament speech' by Dar Javed published in Colombo Gazette, the Colombo government cannot risk its relations with India when it is getting stuck in the Chinese debt-trap and India being the saviour for the world for distributing Covid-19 vaccines.


New Delhi, 22 February 2021

India has recently gifted 5 lakh doses of Covishield vaccines to Sri Lanka. In past recent months, there have been anti-Muslim sentiments in Sri Lanka as Buddhist people have been protesting on issues such as animal sacrifices in mosques.

Source - NDTV

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