On 3 August 2022, Her Excellency Mrs. C.A. Chaminda I. Colonne, Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the Kingdom of Thailand, received medicines and medical supplies valued 829,917.75 Baht from Dr. Apichart Chinwanno, Assistant Secretary General for External Relations, Thai Red Cross Society at the handling over ceremony held at Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand. These medical items are given as relief assistance to Sri Lanka at time of economic crisis.
The medicines and medical supplies were funded and procured by Thai Red Cross Society budget of 679,917.75 Baht with additional support from Minor International PCL Thailand amounting to 150,000 Baht. The shipment will be delivered to Sri Lanka by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand in collaboration with World Health Organization.