On August 9th, Beijing time, the Commonwealth Games held in Birmingham, England, came to an end. The athletes and members of various delegations who went to the United Kingdom to compete in the United Kingdom will leave the United Kingdom one after another and embark on the journey of returning home.
but,The Sri Lankan delegation, which won 1 silver and 3 bronze medals at the Commonwealth Games, is in big trouble. 110 athletes and 51 officialsThe delegation was fine when it came, but now, only151 peoplethe remaining 10 people disappeared during the Games!
The first three missing were Judoka Yuduka, wrestler Chaturunga, and judo leader Arthur da Silva.
found that something was wrong,Sri Lanka delegation decides to confiscate passports of all athletes and officials, to prevent them from absconding during the game. Soon, the British side ordered the Sri Lankan delegation to return the passports to the athletes and officials, as such actions violated British law.
Next, the size of the Sri Lanka delegation began to shrink a little bit,By the end of the Commonwealth Games, a total of 10 athletes had absconded.
The relevant person in charge of the Sri Lanka delegation revealed: “Yes, since then (returning passports) seven more people have disappeared. We suspect that they want to stay in the UK, possibly to find work.”
The recent turmoil in Sri Lanka, the country is facing a series of problems such as food and fuel shortages, the economic crisis continues to intensify, and people’s lives are quite difficult.andAthletes participating in the Commonwealth Games are on 6-month visas。
The disappearance of 10 Sri Lankan delegation members was confirmed by West Midlands Police in the United Kingdom, which said: “We are aware of eight missing persons reports related to the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham and we will continue to investigate,Hope they are safe and sound,We are unable to provide any further information. “Return to Sohu, see more