01st December 2015 00:58:43 Hours
General Dalbir Singh, Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army currently in Sri Lanka called on Hon. Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe, together with Mr. Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha, High Commissioner for India in Sri Lanka Monday (30) evening at the Parliament Complex.
Minister Sagala Ratnayaka, Minister of Law and Order and Southern Development and Lieutenant General Crishanthe De Silva, Commander of the Army were associated with the meeting with the Prime Minister.
Prime Minister during his brief interaction with the visiting Chief of the Army Staff recalled cordial relations between both countries and underlined the importance of further promotion of the same.
Towards the end of the cordial exchange of views, India’s Chief of the Army Staff presented a memento to the Prime Minister.
The delegation from India who attended the meeting included Major General Gopal Gurang, Colonel Amitadh Jha and Captain N.K. Saraswat of the Indian Army.