Pakistan High Commissioner visits Central and North Central Provinces

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The High Commissioner of Pakistan, Maj. Gen. (Retd) Muhammad Saad Khattak visited Central and North Central Provinces from 29th June to 2nd July, 2020.

The High Commissioner met with the Governor of Central Province, Hon. Lalith U. Gamage at his office in Kandy on 29th June, 2020. Both discussed areas of mutual interest between the two countries, including assistance which can be provided by Pakistan to the Central Province and to explore opportunities to further enhance economic, trade, educational, cultural, tourism and people to people contacts.

The High Commissioner alongwith Mr. Afzal Marikar, Honorary Consul of Pakistan in Kandy visited Jinnah Memorial Hall. He met with office bearer of Kandy Muslim Traders Association and also distributed school kits and sports items to children from three schools (Siddhi Lebbe Maha, Rasindew Maha Vidyalaya and Handaganawa Maha Vidyalaya).

During the visit, the High Commissioner also visited and distributed school kits and sports items to Rangiri Dambulla National School in Dambulla and Polonnaruwa Gunawardenapura Primary Minneriya School, North Central Province.

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