PM commences official visit to Maldives

Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe landed in Maldives today(02) on an official visit.

The Prime Minister, accompanied by his spouse, Professor Maithree Wickremasinghe, and visiting delegation landed at the  Velana International Airport and was received by Maldivina Foreign Minister, Abdulla Shahid.

Wickremasinghe will hold bilateral discussions with Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, on strengthening relations between Sri Lanka and the Maldives.

Several cooperation agreements are also scheduled to be signed between the two Governments.

Wickramasinghe will also chair the 4th Indian Ocean Conference (IOC) in Maldives tomorrow.