Courtesy call on Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamed
High Commissioner for Sri Lanka in Malaysia Dr. D.D. Ranasinghe
called on former Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamed,
at his office recently.
During the meeting, the High Commissioner briefed Dr. Mahathir on the
current developments in Sri Lanka and indicated that a lasting solution
to the prolonged conflict could be seen in the very near future.
He also appreciated the support of the Malaysian Government for Sri
Lanka in the process. Dr. Mahathir while conveying his understanding of
the current developments in Sri Lanka, expressed the hope that the
situation in Sri Lanka will become normal and the political stability
could be achieved soon. He also indicated the immediate need on focusing
on economic development of the country.
The High Commissioner on behalf of the Sri Lanka-Malaysia Business
Council, extended an invitation to Dr. Mahathir to visit Sri Lanka to
participate in the First International Business Forum as the keynote
speaker and chief guest at the Annual Business Awards Ceremony,
organized by the Sri Lanka-Malaysia Business Council on August 10 and
11. Minister (Commercial) of the High Commission D.W. Jinadasa was also