Archive for February 25th, 2011

The Minister for External Affairs Professor G.L. Peiris held a series of briefings for the Colombo-based Heads of Diplomatic Missions and here he is after the briefing escorting the foreign delegation to a VVIP Banquet at the Maitland State Room of MLH

Friday, February 25th, 2011

A warm welcome by EU AMbassador Mr Bernard SavageGM welcoming Prof G L Peiris and Other foreign dignitaries

Other foreign delegates being escorted by General Manager Anura Dewapura to the Maitland State RoomProf G L Peiris in a casual chat with GM on the formalities at the Maitland State Room

The foreign delegates and Prof G L Peiris - Minister of External Affairs

Visiting Bangladesh Army Commander of Bangladesh General Mohammed Abdul Mubeen was given a warm welcome by Army Commander Lt. Gen. Jagath Jayasuriya at a banquet held at the Empire Ballroom at the MLH

Friday, February 25th, 2011

The visiting Army Commander was in the island for a five-day goodwill visit. In honour of the support rendered by the Bangladesh Army and assisting Sri Lanka in strengthening its military for a considerable period. Gen. Mubeen said it was timely and prudent to extend the exchange of military training between the two countries. Here are some captured moments at the VVVIP banquet hosted by Army Commander Lt. Gen. Jagath Jayasuriya.

Army Commander Chief of Staff of the Army GM and other army dignitariesArmy Commander Lt Gen Jagath Jayasuriya having a casual chat with Mr Anura Dewapura and Major General Daya Ratnayake - the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Army

Army Commander Lt. Gen. Jagath Jayasuriya welcoming Bangladesh Army Commander of Bangladesh General Mohammed Abdul Mubeen at the MLHAwaiting the arrival of visiting Bangladesh Army Commander Gen. Abdul Mubeen flanked by GM and Major General Daya Ratnayake- the Chief of Staff of the Sri Lanka Army

GM welcoming The Commander of the Air Force Air Chief Marshal Roshan GoonetilekeGM welcoming Vice Admiral Somathilake Dissanayake - The Commander of the Navy in Sri Lanka at MLH