On the occasion of the 67th National Day of Sri Lanka, a ceremony was held at the embassy premises in Jabriya, last week. In a flag-hoisting ceremony, the Charge´ d´affaires at the Sri Lankan Embassy in Kuwait Mohamed Anas raised the national flag in the presence of a large gathering of Sri Lankan nationals and other well-wishers, who also participated in the religious observances that were held on the occasion. This was followed by the reading of official messages from H.E. the Sri Lankan President, the Hon. Prime Minister and the Hon. Minister of Foreign Affairs. At the end of the ceremony, refreshments were served.