President arrives in Bangkok
[July 29, 2004 - 7.30 GMT]

President Chandrika Kumaratunga arrived at the Bangkok International Airport on Thursday afternoon and was received by the Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, Chaturon Chaisang, Sri Lankan ambassador to Thailand, Ariyarathne Wijewardene and Mrs. Lakshman Kadirgamar.

The Sri Lankan President will attend the first BIMST-EC Summit which opens tomorrow in Bangkok.

President Kumaratunga was accompanied by Agriculture Minister Anura Dissanayake, Fisheries Minister Chandrasena Wijesinghe, ministry secretaries Tissa Warnasuriya and N. Bambarawanage and Presidentís Chief of Staff and Additional Secretary P Dissanayake.

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Last Updated Date: July 29, 2004  - 7.30 GMT.


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