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Cabinet approves decision to bring back 33 stranded Sri Lankans

The Cabinet has approved a proposal to repatriated 33 stranded Sri Lankans in airports across the world.

The proposal was submitted by Foreign Minister Dinesh Gunawardena.

Accordingly, the Sri Lankan government will make arrangements to bring them back from 13 international airports.

The group includes government servants and students, co-cabinet spokesperson Ramesh Pathirana said today.

Pathirana said the group will be subject to a 21 day quarantine after they arrive in Sri Lanka.