Press release

State Visit of Sri Lankan President to Seychelles

June 25, 2013

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has the great pleasure of announcing the State Visit of His Excellency President Mahinda Rajapaksa of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

At the invitation of President James Michel, President Rajapaksa will be undertaking the visit to Seychelles from the 29th June to the 1st July.

The President’s programme will include a call on State House, an address to an Extra Ordinary Session of the National Assembly and a special tree planting ceremony at the Barbarons Biodiversity Centre.

During his visit, President Rajapaksa is expected to oversee the signing of various cooperation agreements with the Government of Seychelles.