Youth Affairs Ministers of three countries have called on President Rajapaksa.
The Ministers who met the President were from Barbados, Zambia and Bangladesh. They were in the island to participate in the Commonwealth Youth Programme. The Progress review meeting of the Commonwealth Youth Programme which was operative three years was held in Colombo for three days. Sri Lanka holds the current Chairmanship. The Ministers apprised the President of the conference and its progress. Their meeting with the President took place Temple Trees.