President to Visit UK to Attend CHOGM
Maithripala Sirisena, the President of Sri Lanka is set to visit the UK tonight, as part of a trip to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London.
President will be focused on reaffirming Sri Lanka’s firm commitment to the Commonwealth and deepening Sri Lanka’s partnership with the Organisation as well as with each individual member nation, the sources said.
During his visit, president will also address the Commonwealth Business Forum as the keynote speaker on 18 April, speaking on the theme of “Delivering the SDGs: Aligning Business, Society and the Governments”.
He is to be accompanied by Sri Lanka’s Foreign Minister Tilak Marapana and a business delegation from the island.