Presidents of Sri Lanka and Pakistan are scheduled to hold bilateral discussions today. Later the President of Pakistan will attend a news conference.
President of Pakistan Azif Ali Zadari arrived in the island last evening and he was warmly received at the Airport by President Rajapaksa. The Pakistani delegation is consists of high level officials including Defecene, Foreign and Finance Ministers.
The Pakistan President is slated to hold bilateral discussions with Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne, External Affairs Minister G.L. Peiris and Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa. The Pakistani delegation will be in the island until Tuesday.