News Center –TDO- A reception was held in Ankara HiltonSA Hotel in consequence of 71st independence day of Sri Lanka. The event was hosted by Sri Lanka's Ambassador to Turkey Pakeer Mohideen Amzaand his spouse Saleema Amza.
Turkish Minister of Commerce Ruhsar Pekcan, diplomatic mission chiefs performing their duty in Ankara and many other guests attended to the reception. Ambassador Amza and some other guests lit a traditional oil lamp. Also a round trip ticket to Sri Lanka was given as a present to one of the guests after a draw.
Minister of Commerce Ruhsar Pekcan and Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to Turkey cut the celebration cake.
The reception ended after Sri Lankan tea and dinner served to guests.