scorecardresearchIs the Great Sri Lanka Fire Sale About to Begin?

Is the Great Sri Lanka Fire Sale About to Begin?

Updated: 30 May 2022, 07:58 AM IST
TL;DR.
Getting a bailout won’t be easy for the financially embattled government, while privatizing key state assets risks more turmoil.
TOPSHOT - Police use a water canon to disperse students from the faculty of medicine and sciences during an anti-government demonstration demanding the resignation of Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa over the country's crippling economic crisis, in Colombo on May 29, 2022. (Photo by ISHARA S. KODIKARA / AFP)

TOPSHOT - Police use a water canon to disperse students from the faculty of medicine and sciences during an anti-government demonstration demanding the resignation of Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa over the country's crippling economic crisis, in Colombo on May 29, 2022. (Photo by ISHARA S. KODIKARA / AFP)