Sri Lankan civil servants visiting Pakistan from Jan 14 to 21


ISLAMABAD: A 12-member delegation of Sri Lankan government officers is visiting Pakistan from January 14 to 21 to provide an opportunity to Sri Lankan officers for gaining comprehensive knowledge about the Civil Services of Pakistan (CSP) structure and policy formulation process.

The visit has been organised by the High Commission of Pakistan and Colombo in collaboration with Pakistan’s prestigious National School of Public Policy, read a press release received here from Colombo on Monday.

The delegation members paid a courtesy call on the High Commissioner of Pakistan, Major General (r) Dr Shahid Ahmad Hashmat at the High Commission’s premises.

He underscored that such visits will not only enhance people-to-people contact but would also amplify the eminence of the civil services in the two countries.

The delegation members, apart from visiting the government institutions in Pakistan, will also visit Lahore and Taxila museums, different educational institutions and the Wahgah Border to observe the flag hoisting ceremony.

The delegation will also meet high ranking government dignitaries during their stay at Pakistan.