PM congratulates Mahathir

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday extended his congratulations to his new Malaysian counterpart, Mahathir Mohamad, following his election win. 

Given below is Wickremesinghe’s full message. 

   I have great pleasure in extending my warmest felicitations to Your Excellency on your victory in the recent general elections in Malaysia.

I am confident that your wisdom and diverse experience, combined with commitment and vision, would guide Malaysia to greater heights of prosperity.

Sri Lanka and Malaysia enjoy a traditional and longstanding friendship which has reached new dimensions. I am confident that these close and cordial relations will be further strengthened and consolidated in the years ahead for the mutual benefit of our countries.

Please accept, Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration and sincere best wishes for your personal well-being.