The value of Sri Lanka rupee has appreciated against the US dollar. It has gained 3.7 percent growth during the past six months of this year. By the end of April Sri Lanka has gross foreign reserves amounting to 7.2 billion US dollars. Following the Easter Sunday attacks the economy of the country is gradually returning to normalcy. The Central Bank is to ease relevant rules and regulations to accelerate the economy.
- SriLankan Airlines resumed services to Pakistan
- The parliamentary select committee appointed to look into the Easter Sunday attack, has decided to summon DIG Nalaka de Silva to testify