Norwegian Ambassador meets Sri Lankan Defence Secretary

The Ambassador of Norway Trine Jøranli Eskedal made a call on the Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Maj. Gen. (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne today (08 January).

Welcoming the Ambassador and the Deputy Head of Mission in Sri Lanka, the Defence Secretary briefed them on the present situation and the development process of the country.

During the discussion Norwegian AmbassadorJøranli proposed to extend development assistance to Sri Lanka in areas such as disaster management and renewable energy development.

Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Maj. Gen. Gunaratne said that their assistance to fight against drugs would be appreciated.

Counsellor and the Deputy Head of Mission of the Norwegian Embassy Monika Svenskerud was also present at the occasion.