04 February 2022
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Maldives, Abdulla Shahid sends a message of felicitations to Professor Gamini Lakshman Peiris, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka, on the occasion of Sri Lanka’s Seventy Fourth Independence Day.
Minister’s message reads as follows:
“On behalf of the Government, the people of the Republic of Maldives and on my own behalf, I would like to extend warm greetings and sincere good wishes on the occasion of the Seventy Fourth Independence Day of Sri Lanka.
The Maldives and Sri Lanka continue to enjoy close neighborly relations based on mutual trust, understanding and goodwill. I remain confident that the time – tested relations of friendship and cooperation between our two countries will further broaden and strengthen in the years to come.
May I also take this opportunity to convey my personal good wishes for your good health and well-being, and for the continued progress and prosperity of the friendly people of Sri Lanka.
Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.”