Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Pakistan Defense Secretary calls on Sri Lankan military leadership
Fri, Oct 5, 2018, 06:17 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Oct 05, Colombo: Defense Secretary of Pakistan, Lt. Gen. (R) Ikram-ul-Haq, during his 4-day visit to Sri Lanka, met with the Sri Lankan military leaders.

Pakistan High Commission in Colombo said Lt. Gen. (R) Ikram-ul-Haq met with Chief of Defense Staff of Sri Lanka, Admiral R.C. Wijegunaratne, Commander of Sri Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, Commander of Sri Lanka Army, Lt. Gen. Mahesh Senanayake, and Commander of Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe.

"Comprehensive discussions were held during the meetings with the view to further broaden and deepen the strong bond of commitment and mutual understanding between the two countries as both sides are committed to work closely in all fields to boost cooperation and to promote peace in the region," the High Commission said in a statement.

High Commissioner of Pakistan, Dr. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat and military officials were also present during the meetings.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Complaint lodged at police to probe alleged cocaine users in cabinet
-- [2 hours ago]
Gramashakthi People's Movement Western Province Steering Committee meeting today
-- [3 hours ago]
Four killed, 19 injured in passenger bus collision with a transformer
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Dialog records Rs. 7.5 billion Net Profit for FY 2018, Rs. 30.6 billion Invested in Broadband Infrastructure
-- [5 hours ago]
MV Beijing Bridge makes maiden call at Port of Colombo
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President calls to form a national movement to form a new government this year
Sri Lanka's Prime Minister reiterates pledge to protect Buddhism
Maximum retail price for rice from 1st April
Decision on PC polls next week, Minister says
Sri Lanka Navy's Sayurala takes part in multi-nation naval exercise AMAN-19 in Pakistan

Copyright © 2000, 2016 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, 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 LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.