KARACHI – Sri Lankan Ambassador to Pakistan Main Commonplace (Retd) Jayanath Lokuketogodoge and Consul Commonplace in Karachi GL Gnanatheva have underlined the need for increased cooperation between Sri Lanka and Pakistan in diversified sectors by device of enhanced interaction on the authorities and folks-to-folks stage, at the side of extra trade and cultural delegations.
There is a high-quality scope to magnify bilateral trade and financial cooperation , and to further beef up seven decade faded political and cultural family of the 2 countries, they talked about.
Sri Lankan envoys had been talking at three-day Sri Lanka Meals Festival-2018, inaugurated right here at a lodge on dumb Wednesday evening.
The match linked to seventieth independence celebrations of Sri Lanka used to be also graced with Lankan cultural dance and musical articulate.
Diplomats from hundreds of worldwide locations, and eminent industry and political personalities also attended the match.
The Ambassador talked about Sri Lanka-Pakistan family unfold over final seven decades had been characterised by a appropriate spirit of mutual appreciate, factual determining and unheard of cooperation also in defence and security matters. Pakistan’s support in combating in opposition to terrorism in Sri Lanka would step by step be liked by the parents of Sri Lanka.
The 2 countries had possessed rich cultural heritage. Pakistan and Sri Lanka shared many similarities on this memoir. Nonetheless, the cultural connectivity between our peoples must peaceable be developed into increased cooperation , he talked about.
As a step on this route, Sri Lankan embassy had made up our minds to have an even time the independence by providing the chance to the parents of Pakistan to fashion legitimate Sri Lankan cuisine and witnessing the old fashion and rich custom of the island at this meals festival.
Being a rich in pure beauty, Sri Lankan tourism industry had grown vastly and their authorities had identified Pakistan as a key market to promote tourism, he talked about.
The Consul Commonplace in Karachi talked about Sri Lanka had 1600 years of written history, which embodied its rich custom, lengthy traditions and excessive values of human existence.
He talked about his nation had lengthy been renowned for its spices within the history. In fifteen and sixteen centuries, spices and ivory merchants from during the realm visited Sri Lanka and introduced their native cuisine to the island; resulting in a rich diversity of cooking styles and methods. Portuguese, Dutch and British and Indian cooking concepts influenced Sri Lankan dishes as of late.
Sri Lankan made extra employ of spices in meals since the nation had history of being a necessary spice producer and trader over plenty of centuries. But, he persisted, for the foreigners much less spices had been archaic within the meals.
The contributors loved the Sri Lanka meals and the cultural dances and old fashion musical articulate, especially diversified kinds of drum beats.