President Ranil Wickremesinghe has engaged in cordial talks with King Charles III.
World leaders who travelled to London to attend the funeral of the late Queen Elizabeth II met King Charles III at Buckingham Palace on the 18th of September.
First Lady, Senior Professor Maitri Wickremesinghe was also present at the event.
President Wickremesinghe, left the island on the 17th of September to attend the funeral ceremony of Queen Elizabeth II that was held yesterday (19).
The President is scheduled to return to the island tomorrow (21).
The UK visit is also President Wickremesinghe’s first official visit overseas after taking office as the Head of State.
The President was among several world leaders including US President Joe Biden who paid their last respects to the longest-reigning British monarch in London.