Colombo Defence Seminar – 2018, which is held for the 8th time with the participation of many global experts at the invitation of Sri Lanka Army, commenced yesterday (30th August, 2018) at Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, under the leadership of Hon. Prime Minister, Mr. Ranil Wickremesinghe.
A number of distinguished guests including the State Minister of Defence - Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene, Secretary to the President - Mr. Udaya Seneviratne, Defense Secretary - Mr. Kapila Waidyaratne, Chief of Defense Staff - Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne and Commander of the Air Force - Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy took part in this occasion. Inspector General of Police Mr. Pujith Jayasundara also participated as a special guest.