Lanka speaker to arrive on official visit on Sunday

MUSCAT: Karu Jayasuriya, Speaker of Sri Lanka Parliament, will begin an official visit to the Sultanate on Sunday during which he will meet with a number of senior officials.
The visit comes as per invitation by Dr Yahya bin Mahfoudh al Mantheri, Chairman of the State Council, within the framework of the good bilateral relations between the Sultanate and Sri Lanka. The visit stems from the keenness on strengthening the existing cooperation between the two countries in many areas, particularly in the parliamentary aspects to serve the joint interests.
The delegation accompanying the guest will comprise Deputy Minister of State for Interrogation and National Reconciliation, Deputy Minister of Health and Nutrition and a number of members of the Sri Lankan Parliament.
Jayasuriya and his delegation will also visit the historical and civilisational landmarks in the Sultanate. — ONA