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Former Sri Lankan cricketer serves tea and buns to people in fuel queue

The former Sri Lankan captain has, over the past few days, been distributing food to the less privileged Sri Lankans with the help of a non-profit organisation. 

Roshan Mahanama is a World Cup-winning former cricketer who has played 53 tests and 213 ODIs but on Sunday he was just a Sri Lankan helping out fellow citizens.

The economic crisis has among other things caused a massive shortage of fuel in Sri Lanka with lines outside petrol pumps extending to kilometres. Amid such crisis, Mahanama on Sunday served tea and buns to people standing in queues at the petrol pump.

Sharing some pictures he wrote that queues are getting longer and standing for in such lines for a longer time poses health risks for many.

He urged fellow citizens to look out for each other during difficult times and help anyone who is not feeling well.

The former Sri Lankan captain has, over the past few days, been distributing food to the less privileged Sri Lankans with the help of a non-profit organisation.

Also watch: Sri Lanka economic crisis: former & current cricketers appeal for unity, slam govt

He has also been very vocal against the Sri Lankan govt for economic crisis in the country and also cricitcised the use of force against the protesters.

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