Presidents of Sri Lanka & Bangladesh meet
President Maithripala Sirisena who in on a state visit
to Bangladesh met the President of Bangladesh Md. Abdul Hamid today
(July 14) at the President's House of Bangladesh.
President Sirisena who arrived in the President's
House of Bangladesh was warmly welcomed by President Hamid.
They started official discussions after having a
President Hamid who himself came from a village, said
President Sirisena as a President who came from a village is performing
a humble service to the people. He admired President Sirisena's service.
He said there is a possibility for both countries
which are proceeding to a democratic goal, to continue the relationships
between both countries through a new access. The Bangladeshi President
added that the two leaders should often meet and discuss on this regard.
President Sirisena expressed his gratitude to the
government of Bangladesh, the Prime Minister and the President for their
warm welcome and hospitality.
President Sirisena will grace a special cultural show,
held in the President's House in Bangladesh. The cultural show has been
organized to be held in line with the President's state visit to
Bangladesh. President Sirisena also participated in the banquet hosted
by the Bangladeshi President at the President's House, in honor of him.