Sri Lanka grappling with inflation, food crisis hits new record

Updated: Jan 25, 2022, 08:24 AM(IST) WION Video Team

Hit hard by the covid-19 pandemic, Sri Lanka is facing its most severe financial crisis in years. The nation's inflation rate accelerated to 14% in December 2021 which is up from 11.1% a month earlier. Now for the second consecutive month, the country has recorded double-digit inflation growth.

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