Almost 1,500 doctors may have left Sri Lanka in 2022


Almost 1,500 doctors may have left Sri Lanka in 2022, Parliamentarian Dr. Harsha de Silva said.

The Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) MP said that he has got reliable information to state that almost 1,500 doctors may have left Sri Lanka in 2022.

“The below figures are applications for ‘Good Standing Certificates’ from SLMC to get out of here. Jan: 138. Feb: 172. Mar: 198. Apr: 214. May: 315. Jun: 449. Total for 6 months: 1486,” the SJB MP tweeted.

So many people have been leaving Sri Lanka as a result of the economic crisis.