President Mahinda Rajapaksa and First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa who are in London to attend the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Queen Elizabeth 11 yesterday participated in the Thanksgiving Service at St Paulís Cathedral.
A large number of invitees participated in the thanksgiving mass held at the St. Paulís Cathedral yesterday on the sidelines of Queen Elizabethís Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
The Heads of State of 54 Commonwealth countries have already arrived in London to attend a number of events to mark the Queenís Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Monday attended a special reception hosted for the visiting Heads of States at Buckingham Palace. The President also held talks with Commonwealth General Secretary Kamalesh Sharma and Director General Alan Collins.