Oct 15, Colombo: The Vice President of the Chinese People's Association for Peace and Disarmament (CPAPD) Mrs. Yan Junqi, who is also the Vice Chairperson of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, called on Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa this morning at the President's House.
While commending President Rajapaksa for the achievements made under his leadership, Mrs. Yan expressed her interest in working to further strengthen bilateral relations between Sri Lanka and China.
Chinese Ambassador in Sri Lanka Wu Jianghao, Executive Vice President of CPAPD Ma Wenpu and several other officials from CPAPD accompanied Mrs. Yan.
Minister of External Affairs Prof. G.L. Peiris, Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga and Milinda Moragoda also joined the discussion.
(Photos by Nalin Hewapathirana)