Visiting Indian Army Commander General Vijaya Kumar Singh holds discussions with the Prime Minister, Government representatives and the Defence hierarchy.
General Vijaya Kumar Singh met Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne at the Prime Minister’s Office today. He also met External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris. The meeting took place at the Foreign Ministry. General Singh also met Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa at the Defence Ministry.
A ceremony was organized at the Army Headquarters to greet him. He was accorded a special Guard-of-Honour. Army Commander Lt. Gen. Jagath Jayasuriya and many senior officials were present. Thereafter, General Singh was accorded a warm welcome at the Air Force Headquarters by its Chief, Air Chief Marshal Roshan Gunatilake.