USAID Administrator Samantha Power said USAID will provide additional US$20 million as humanitarian aid in addition to US$40 million which will be given to procure fertilizer to assist one million farmers.
The total amount pledged by her, comes up to US$ 60 million.
Ms. Power said political reforms and economic reform should go hand in hand.
“Sri Lanka should ensure stable borrowing and stable balance of trade,” she added. (Yohan Perera)