Sri Lanka energy minister: expects diesel shipment from China, possibly by November

Kanchana Wijesekera

Sri Lanka’s Power and Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera

Sri Lanka’s power and energy minister Kanchana Wijesekera said on Tuesday his country was expecting a diesel shipment from China that will possibly arrive by the end of November, as his country faces a deep financial crisis.

Wijesekera was answering reporters’ questions on the sidelines of an industry conference in Abu Dhabi on whether Sri Lanka had received any support.