Pakistan PM’s office to hold condolence reference for Diyawadana
The Pakistani Prime Minister's office in Islamabad is to hold a condolence reference today (07) for Sri Lankan factory manager Priyantha Kumara Diyawadana, who was lynched to death by a mob in Sialkot last week.
The event will be marked by the laying of a wreath at the deceased's portrait and it is being held in solidarity with Diyawadana's family and the Sri Lankan nation and government.
Participants will include federal cabinet members, Sri Lankan High Commissioner Vice Admiral Mohan Wijewickrama, members of think tanks, academicians, religious scholars and celebrities.
In addition, a certificate of appreciation will be awarded to Malik Adnan, Diyawadana’s colleague who had tried to save his life.