Japanese Ambassador visited Hon.Governor of Eastern Province

His Excellency Kenichi Suganuma, Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka paid a courtesy visit to Hon. Rohitha Bogollagama, Governor of the Eastern Province on 21st August 2017 and had fruitful discussion about ongoing development activities and future development opportunities in the Eastern Province including Trincomalee city development.

Hon. Governor stated that many development programmes have been initiated at mega level by the Government in the Eastern Province with the support of donor countries including Japan, especially in getting Japan investments in development of tourism sector with establishing new mega hotels resulting in creating job opportunities.

Hon. Governor while thanking the delegation for undertaking their visit to Eastern Province, appreciated Japan's support for the large scale training opportunities and assistance provided to Eastern Province Youths, over the years. The Chief Secretary Mr. D. M. Sarath Abayagunawardana, Secretary to the Governor Mrs. J. J. Muraleetharan and official of the Japan Embassy were present at the meeting.