Sri Lanka has faced its worst crisis after it defaulted on foreign loans, causing shortages of essentials like fuel, medicines and some food items.
Appromixaly five million Sri Lankans are currently in need of food or fincance assistance. The latest survey shows 86 percent of households can only afford to have one meal per day or reduce their food intake, according to UN reports. The price of food has risen by 80 percent due to inflation, causing many families to go hungry and reduce meals per day.
Community kitchens, NGO is functioning in 9 locations across sri Lanka for supporting nearly 2000 people meals a day.