Outgoing Egyptian Ambassador calls on President
The outgoing Egyptian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Hussein El Saharty called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday (18).
Mr. Saharty, who has been newly appointed as a Coordinator for Egyptian Civil Society Organisations, said that he will continue to work to strengthen the relations between Egypt and Sri Lanka.
He further stressed on the need to enhance security ties and develop the tourism industry between the two countries.
In response, President Rajapaksa commended Mr. Saharty for his service rendered to Sri Lanka as the Ambassador of Egypt, the President’s Media Division reported.
Secretary to the President P. B. Jayasundera, Foreign Secretary Admiral Prof. Jayanath Colombage and the Counsellor of the Egyptian Embassy Karim Abulenein were also present.