The Japanese Government donated 150 motorcycles, 74 vans and minibuses and 115 pieces of surveillance equipment for the use of the Sri Lanka Police Department. The donation was symbolically handed over to President Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday (03) afternoon.
Japanese Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Mr Takei Shunsuke presented the documents related to the delivery of this equipment to the President.
Following the inspection of these vehicles, the President engaged in cordial conversation with the Japanese State Foreign Minister.
The Japanese Government donated this stock of equipment to make it easier for the police to carry out their investigative operations.
Japanese Ambassador to Sri Lanka Mr Mizukoshi Hideaki, and the Japanese delegation, the President’s Senior Adviser on National Security and Chief of Presidential Staff Mr Sagala Ratnayake, Director of International Affairs to the President Mr Dinouk Colombage and several others attended the event.