Maldivian Envoy meets State Defence Minister


High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to Sri Lanka H.E. Ali Faiz paid a
courtesy call on the State Minister of Defence in Sri Lanka Hon. Premitha Bandara
Tennakoon at the State Ministry of Defence in Colombo today (April 12).

H.E. Faiz was accorded a warm reception by the Minister upon his arrival at the
State Ministry premises and both high officials held a cordial discussion on matters
of bilateral importance and mutual relevance. During the discussion, the State Minister recalled the long held cordial relationship between the two countries and further added that Maldives has always been a friend to Sri Lanka.

The visiting High Commissioner assuring the fullest support to Sri Lanka, also
expressed his gratitude to Sri Lanka for being a friend to the Maldives.