The newly appointed Thai ambassador to Sri Lanka Polde-Chorachot met Prime Minister D M Jayaratna this afternoon.
According to the prime ministers office the meeting had taken place at the Premier’s official residence.
During the meeting the newly appointed Thai ambassador had stressed the importance of cooperation amongst Buddhist nations.
Under this initiative the ambassador had stressed that steps would be taken to direct an increased flow of Thai tourists to Sri Lanka.
Premier D M Jayaratna had meanwhile made this the occasion to thank Thailand for the cooperation it had lent to Sri Lanka during the recently held Geneva Human Rights Council session.