India to operate “world’s emptiest airport” in Sri Lanka
• The Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport would be operated as a Sri Lanka-India joint venture.
• It is dubbed the “world’s emptiest airport” due to a lack of flights.
• India will hold major stake of the airport.
Did you Know
• The seaport built in Hambantota has been leased to China to set off Chinese loans as equity.
• Sri Lanka Capital- Colombo & Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
• Sri Lanka Currency- Sri Lankan rupee