Representatives of the World’s largest Motor Racing Association call on the President.
They are in the island at the invitation of Dhammika Atygalle, President of the Lanka Automobile Association. John Todd, President of the Motor Racing Association and the delegation met the President at Temple Trees. They plan to construct a Formula track centering the Hambantota District and appraising drivers. Ministers Mahindananda Aluthgamage and Priyankara Jayaratne, President’s Secretary Lalith Weeratunga and Central Bank Governor Ajith Nivard Cabral were present. Hollywood actress Michelle-Yo was also present. An exchange of mementos also took place on this occasion.