A delegation led by the Minister for Emigration and Border Protection of Australia Scott Morrison called on Secretary Defence and Urban Development Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the ministry premises yesterday.
A cordial discussion was held between the two high ranking officials on the areas of bilateral relations and mutual interests.
Members of the delegation and the High Commissioner to Australia Admiral Thisara Samarasinghe were also present at the occasion.
Australia’s Minister for Immigration and Border Protection Scott Morrison also visited Jaffna on Wednesday.
During the visit, Scott Morrison met Northern Province Governor Major General GA Chandrasiri.
The Governor briefed Morrison on post-war development activities in the Northern province.