Sri Lanka rated as best South Asian country to be born

Wednesday, 08 May 2013 - 19:29



Save the Children has rated Sri Lanka as South Asia’s best country to be born in.


According to a report prepared on the condition of mothers from 176 countries in the World, Save the Children rated Sri Lanka as the 89th country which provides the best facilities to become a mother.


Finland has been rated as the best country and Congo is reported as the worst.


Acting Director of Save the Children Colombo Office Menaka Kalyanaratne has this to say.



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