The Government of Sri Lanka, with the support of the Sri Lanka Tea Board, donated a consignment of “Ceylon Tea” to the Government of Myanmar on Saturday as humanitarian assistance to the victims of Cyclone Mocha.

The consignment was officially handed over to the Director of the Natural Disaster Management Centre of Myanmar, Than Soe, at the Yangon International Airport.

The donation was coordinated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs along with the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Yangon. The consignment was airlifted by Sri Lankan Airlines from Colombo to Bangkok and Myanmar Airways International (MAI) from Bangkok to Yangon on a complimentary basis.