Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had a discussion with the World Bank representative in Sri Lanka on Sunday (10) regarding the current economic crisis in the country, according to media reports.
These reports suggest that the duo had discussed at length the current crisis in the country as well as the present wave of protests.
It is also reported that this is not the first time that Ranil Wickremesinghe has engaged with the IMF.
The former prime minister had earlier revealed in parliament that he had held talks with the managing director of the International Monetary Fund in January this year.
Faris Hassard Saros is the World Bank’s Director for the Maldives, Nepal and Sri Lanka.