Dr Ayodyha Wataliyadda
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Sri Lankan scheme to help fight medical brain drain

Dr Ayodyha Wataliyadda, a paediatric doctor from Sri Lanka, is furthering her medical career with a two-year placement in Yorkshire, England.

She has been supported by the Foreign Placement Coordination Centre, a scheme backed by the Sri Lankan government.

As part of the scheme, she has signed a bond that for every year spent in the UK, she will work for at least four years back in her home country.

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