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Vice President of the Seychelles to arrive for Two-Day visit to Sri Lanka

Vincent Meriton, Vice President of the Seychelles islands is to arrive in Sri Lanka for a Two-Day official visit to Sri Lanka.

For his visit, he will be accompanied by Designated Minister, Mrs Macsuzy Mondon, Director General of the Seychelles Coast Guard, Colonel Simon Dine, Special Advisor for the Seychelles Police Force, Ms Sheryl Vengadasamy and High Commissioner Conrad Mederic from the High Commission of Seychelles in Sri Lanka.

Highlights of his short stay in Sri Lanka is the donation of the Two NOS wave rider inshore patrol crafts handed over by President Maithripala Sirisena to the Seychelles coast guard following his state visit in Seychelles last October. The two crafts will be used for maritime surveillance.

The handing over ceremony is to take place tomorrow(01) in the presence of President Sirisena.