NDU delegation visiting Sri Lanka
COLOMBO—A 19-member delegation from the National Defence University (NDU) Pakistan led by Lt-General Nazir Ahmed Butt is currently visiting Sri Lanka.
The delegation comprises senior officers from Pakistan’s Armed Forces and Civil Services as well as from Turkey, Iran, Nigeria and Sudan who are undergoing National Security War Course at the National Defence University, Pakistan.
The Defence Advisor of Pakistan to Sri Lanka is conducting the visit of the delegation. The five-day visit, which started on April 24, aims to gain overview of the defence, economic, domestics and foreign policies of Sri Lanka and to explore areas of mutual interest for enhancing mutual cooperation in various spheres.
During the visit the delegates will also be meeting with a number of prominent personalities from Sri Lanka Armed Forces and civil institutions including Chief of Defence Staff, Governor Central Bank, Commanders of Sri Lanka Air Force and Sri Lanka Navy.
The delegation will also visit Trincomalee and Galle.