Sri Lanka to run out of fuel within a day as foreign currency shortage hits gas supplies

(www.japantimes.co.jp)

Sri Lanka has less than a day’s worth of fuel left, its energy minister said Sunday, with public transport grinding to a halt as the country’s economic crisis deepens.

Oh my …

“The next petrol shipment is expected between the 22nd and 23rd (of July),” Wijesekera told reporters in Colombo. “We have contacted other suppliers, but we can’t confirm any new supplies before the 22nd.”

That’s almost three weeks from now …