Britain relaxes travel advisory for Sri Lanka

FILE PHOTO: Tourism amid COVID-19 pandemic, at Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake

(Reuters) - The British government has relaxed its travel advisory for Sri Lanka, the Foreign Office said in a statement on Friday.

In July, the Foreign Office advised against all but essential travel because of the impact of the country's economic crisis.

(Reporting by Rishabh Jaiswal in Bengaluru; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)