Queen Elizabeth has sent a congratulatory message to President Ranil Wickremasinghe saying she is looking forward to continue the warm friendship between Britain and Sri Lanka. The British High Commission to Sri Lanka has conveyed the congratulatory message from Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II to the President of Sri Lanka, Ranil Wickremesinghe. In her message Queen Elizabeth says that she would like to extend her congratulations to him on becoming President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. The queen added that she look forward to continuing the warm friendship between our two countries during your Presidency. She added that she send her good wishes for his future role and the success and the happiness of the country and people.
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