Pakistan congratulates Rajapaksa on winning Sri Lanka presidential poll
ECONOMYNEXT – Pakistan has congratulated Gotabaya Rajapaksa for winning the Sri Lanka presidential elections.
“Pakistan is confident that under his stewardship, Sri Lanka will continue its journey towards greater prosperity and peace,” a statement said.
“Pakistan appreciates the conduct of a free, fair and peaceful election by the Election Commission and the Government of Sri Lanka.
“The leadership of Pakistan looks forward to working with the new President and his team to further strengthen the already strong relationship between the two countries.
“The Government of Pakistan expresses the resolve to further fortify the fraternal ties and to take this vital partnership to a new level. (Colombo/Nov17/2019)