IPU Secy General arrives in Sri Lanka


Martin Chungong, Secretary General of the Inter- Parliamentary Union (IPU), arrived in the country on Sunday (11). The visit of the Secretary General of the IPU was organised on an invitation extended by President Ranil Wickremesinghe when he was Prime Minister.

Accordingly, Chungong was received by Angajan Ramanathan, the Deputy Chairperson of Committees, and Dhammika Dasanayake, the Secretary General of the Parliament, at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), Katunayake.

During this official visit, Chungong will meet President Ranil Wickremesinghe and Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena. Furthermore, he is scheduled to meet Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardana too.

After that, the Secretary General of the IPU  is scheduled to meet the Leader of the House, Susil Premajayantha and Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa.