Published on: January 11, 2024

HRH Princess Anne meets President Wickremesinghe

Her Royal Highness Princess Anne, the Princess Royal of the United Kingdom, and her Spouse, Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence, met with President Ranil Wickremesinghe during their three-day official visit to Sri Lanka. The delegation, including Princess Anne, was warmly welcomed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr. Ali Sabry at the President’s House in Colombo.

The visiting royals engaged in friendly conversation with President Ranil Wickremesinghe and Professor Maithree Wickramasinghe. Princess Anne marked the occasion by signing the special guest commemorative book at the President’s House.

Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga, State minister of Health Sita Arambepola, President’s Secretary Saman Ekanayake, and Chief of Defence Staff General Shavendra Silva were also present at the event.


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