Dec 01, Colombo: Members of Korean Parliament representing leading political parties lauded the progress made by the Government of Sri Lanka under the leadership of President Sirisena in national reconstruction and reconciliation and promotion of human rights.
The representatives of Korea-Sri Lanka Parliamentary Friendship Group called on President Sirisena at the Presidential Suite at Grand Hyatt in Seoul on Wednesday, President's Media Division said.
The parliamentary group thanked the President for the fullest support extended to Korea at international forums, especially during the Korean crisis. They expressed the hope that Sri Lanka will achieve reconciliation and prosperity, and will continue to engage the international community in this endeavor.
The President thanked the Parliamentary group for supporting Sri Lanka's development activities and promoting Sri Lanka among the people of Korea. He said such people to people contacts are the strength of bilateral ties and friendship.
The delegation included Park Young-sun (ruling Democratic Party), Jung Sun-ho (DP), Chung Won-cheun (Bueuran Party), Choi Myung-ghil (People's Party), and RohHoechan (Justice Party).
Minister Daya Gamage and Ambassador Manisha Gunasekara also joined this discussion.