UN Secretary General arrives in the island today

Wednesday, 31 August 2016 - 7:39


UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is scheduled to arrive in the island today.

The UN said that he will be here on a four day official visit.

The Secretary General will meet with the President, Prime Minister, the Speaker and Foreign Minister.

Reports say the UN Secretary is planning to tour Jaffna, with a hope to get a better understanding about resettlements in the north.

The UN Secretary General will also participate in a seminar entitled “The Youths’ Role with regard to Reconciliation and Co-existence" during a visit to Galle.