A delegation from Gazprom, the Company which consented to oil exploration in Sri Lanka meets the President. Gazprom, which expressed willingness to undertake oil exploration in Sri Lanka is one of the world’s largest energy companies. Representatives of this Company met President Rajapaksa at Temple Trees. It consented to support Sri Lanka in oil exploration when the President undertook a tour of Russia in June this year. Minister Susil Premajayantha and members of Gazprom, including its Managing Director Gulev Veleriy were present.