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Put lives before economy, former Sri Lanka PM urges govt

“Any damage to the economy can be recovered. We cannot recover lost lives,” he said.

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Put lives before economy, former Sri Lanka PM urges govt

“Any damage to the economy can be recovered. We cannot recover lost lives,” he said.

2 min read

Put lives before economy, former Sri Lanka PM urges govt

“Any damage to the economy can be recovered. We cannot recover lost lives,” he said.

2 min read

Put lives before economy, former Sri Lanka PM urges govt

“Any damage to the economy can be recovered. We cannot recover lost lives,” he said.

2 min read

Put lives before economy, former Sri Lanka PM urges govt

“Any damage to the economy can be recovered. We cannot recover lost lives,” he said.

Put lives before economy, former Sri Lanka PM urges govt

“Any damage to the economy can be recovered. We cannot recover lost lives,” he said.

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