Local News: Mr. Yury Materiy, Ambassador of the Russian Federation paid a courtesy visit on the Speaker Hon. Mahinda Yapa Abeywardane
today at the Speaker’s VIP room at the Parliament. The State Minister of Urban Development, Coast Conservation, Waste Disposal and Community Cleanliness Dr. Nalaka Godahewa and Secretary General of Parliament Dammika Dassanayke accompanied the Speaker to this meeting.
Later Russian Ambassador was hosted for tea by Hon. Speaker.