Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Parliamentary delegation of Balochistan Provincial Assembly visits Sri Lanka parliament
Sat, Apr 26, 2014, 12:44 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 26, Colombo: The Parliamentary delegation of Balochistan Provincial Assembly of Pakistan, headed by Speaker Mir Jan Muhammad Khan Jamali called on the Speaker of Sri Lanka Parliament Chamal Rajapaksa Friday.

The Pakistani delegation also observed the proceedings of the Sri Lankan Parliament and met the members of Sri Lanka Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship Association at the Parliament.

They attended a lunch hosted by the hosted by the Sri Lankan Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa.

The High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka Major General Qasim Qureshi and other members of the delegation also attended the meetings.

The Balochistan Parliamentary delegation, headed by Speaker Jamali arrived Thursday (24) in the island on a 4 day visit.

The visit aims at further strengthening Pakistan - Sri Lankan bilateral parliamentary relations and exploring ways to enhance bilateral ties between the two friendly countries in regional and global context.

During his visit, Speaker Jamali is scheduled to call on Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Other members of the delegation include Balochistan Government Ministers Sardar Ghulam Mustafa Khan Tareen, as well as Members of Parliament Mrs. Ruquiya Saeed, Mrs. Samina Khan, Ms. Arifa Siddiqui, Mrs. Spozmi Achakzai and Mir Amir Rind.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Maximum Loan-To-Value Ratio for vehicles increased - Finance Minister
-- [8 hours ago]
Former Minister Abdul Cader passes away
-- [9 hours ago]
Jayalalithaa writes to Indian PM again to get fishermen released from Sri Lanka
-- [9 hours ago]
International assistance needed to control drug trafficking, monk party lawmaker says
Tamil Nadu fishermen asked to engage in 'restrained' fishing till a solution evolves with Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Prime Minister arrives in Japan on an official visit
Sri Lanka increases liquor and cigarette prices
Police arrest another suspect of Kotadeniyawa girl's murder
Sri Lanka to complete right abuse probe within a short period under a domestic mechanism
New techniques to mitigate landslide threats on Southern Expressway

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.