Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena in a congratulatory message said he looks forward to working closely with the new Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan to further develop the historic friendship and partnership and find avenues to deepening the cooperation between the two nations.
Extending warmest congratulations to the new Pakistani leader, President Sirisena expressed confidence that Premier Khan’s tenure of office will help steer Pakistan towards peace, stability and prosperity.
“Our two countries enjoy close and cordial relations that have grown over the years, with potential for further advancement of our bilateral partnership. I look forward to working closely with you to further develop our historic friendship and partnership and find avenues to deepening the cooperation between the two nations,” the President said.
“Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration and best wishes for your good health, personal well-being and happiness.”