The Ministry of External Affairs stated that it is currently monitoring the situation of Sri Lankans in Ukraine.
Currently, in the midst of the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, many countries have called on the people of those countries living in Ukraine to leave.
At present there are about 40 Sri Lankans in Ukraine and seven of them are students, according to the Ministry of External Affairs.
The ministry has stated that they are currently staying in the country without any problems.
Although there is no Sri Lankan embassy in Ukraine, it is currently being carried out through the embassy in Ankara, Turkey, the ministry said.
The Ministry of External Affairs further stated that steps are being taken to evacuate the Sri Lankans in the event of an emergency.