Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Vivian Balakrishnan have written to Prime Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremesinghe and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ravi Karunanayake respectively to offer their condolences over the tragic loss of lives and destruction caused by heavy floods and landslides across the country. The letters are appended.

In support of Sri Lanka's disaster relief efforts, the Singapore Government will make a contribution of US$100,000 to kick-start the public fundraising appeal by the Singapore Red Cross.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore