High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to Bangladesh Professor Sudharshan Seneviratne presented the Letter of Credence to the President of Bangladesh Abdul Hamid recently at the Presidential Palace in Dhaka.
He previously served as Sri Lanka's High Commissioner to India from 2014 to 2016.
Following the official ceremony, a cordial discussion was held between the President and the High Commissioner.
President Abdul Hamid recalled his longstanding warm association with former President and current Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and commended the effort of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to revitalize Sri Lanka.
The High Commissioner conveyed the best wishes of the President of Sri Lanka to the President of Bangladesh.
Professor Seneviratne held many distinguished positions including Head of Department and Professor of Archaeology of University of Peradeniya, Director General of the UNESCO- Sri Lanka Central Cultural Fund, and the Senior Advisor (Cultural) to the Ministry of External Affairs under Minister Lakshman Kadirgamar.