President Mahinda in London
President Mahinda Rajapaksa and first Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa arrived in London on a four-day visit to attend the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
During his visit to London, President Rajapaksa and the first lady will attend a Reception at Buckingham Palace and the concert, Service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s Cathedral, a Reception at Guildhall and a lunch hosted by the Commonwealth Secretary General Kamlesh Sharma in honour of the Queen.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa will make a Special address at the Commonwealth Economic Forum organized by the Commonwealth Business Council and the City of London.
After participating in the celebrations to mark the 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign President Mahinda Rajapasa is scheduled to meet Pope Benedict on 8th June in the Holy See.
- Asian Tribune –