Pak Defence Secretary calls on Sri Lankan military leadership

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APP33-05 COLOMBO: October 05 - Secretary Defence, Lt. Gen. (Retd) Ikram-ul-Haq in a meeting with Commander of Sri Lanka Navy, Vice Admiral Sirimevan Ranasinghe. APP

ISLAMABAD, Oct 5 (APP):Defence Secretary of Pakistan, Lt. General (R) Ikram-ul-Haq during his four-day visit to Sri Lanka called on military leadership of that country.
According to a press release issued here he met with the Chief
of Defence Staff of Sri Lanka, Admiral R.C. Wijeygunaratne, Commander of Sri
Lanka Air Force, Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, Commander of Sri Lanka Army,
Lt. Gen. Mahesh Senanayake, Commander of Sri Lanka Navy and Vice Admiral
Sirimevan Ranasinghe.
Comprehensive discussions were held during the meetings
with the view to further broaden and deepen the strong bond of commitment and
mutual understanding between the two countries as both sides are committed to
working closely in all fields to boost cooperation and promote peace in the
region.
High Commissioner of Pakistan, Dr. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat and military officials were also present
during the meetings.