Secretary General of SAARC Calls on President Rajapaksa


The Secretary General of SAARC Arjun B. Thapa called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the President’s House in Kandy this morning.


President Rajapaksa informed the Secretary General that Sri Lanka is looking forward to participating in the 18th SAARC Summit, which will be held in Kathmandu in November of this year.


The Secretary General, who is currently in Sri Lanka on his first official visit since assuming duties, apprised the President on the current state of affairs of the regional organisation with special reference to the preparations being made for the Summit in November.