President Mahinda Rajapakse left the island on a tour day tour of Cuba yesterday.
Our airport correspondent stated that the president left for Cuba onboard a special Sri Lankan Airlines flight at around 10:30pm
A 35 member delegation also joins the president on this tour.
A Memorandum of Understanding will be signed between the Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute of International Relations and Strategic Studies and the Raúl Roa García Institute for Advanced International Studies during this visit.
President Mahinda Rajapakse will leave for Brazil after completing his Cuban tour.