Colombo,Feb 27(ANI): Sri Lankan Navy has welcomed a Maldivian Coast Guard ship and a Chinese naval ship today that arrived in Colombo.
The Coast Guard Ship ‘Huravee’ of the Maldives National Defense Forces (MNDF) arrived at the Port of Colombo on 26th February on a goodwill visit, reports Lanka Page website.
The Commanding Officer of Huravee, Captain Hassan Shinan, paid a courtesy call on the Commander Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Jayantha De Silva at the Western Naval Command Headquarters in Colombo.
Cordial discussions were held and mementos exchanged between them to mark the occasion.
The ship is scheduled to leave Sri Lanka on 28th February.
Earler yesterday, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Naval Ship ‘865’ called at Colombo port, also on a goodwill visit.
The Chinese vessel is also scheduled to leave Sri Lanka tomorrow. (ANI)