The Ambassador of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka to Kuwait H.E. Kandeepan Balasubramaniam celebrated his country’s 68th Independence Anniversary at the Radisson Blu Hotel on 4 February. Minister of Public Works and State Minister for National Assembly Affairs H.E. Ali Saleh Al-Omair was the chief guest amongst a gathering of members of the diplomatic corps, Kuwaiti officials, Sri Lankan community members and the media.
A troupe flown in from Sri Lanka gave a dazzling performance to the audience’s delight. Guests were also treated to a traditional Sri Lankan dinner, allowing them a taste of the local cuisine as well as Sri Lankan hospitality.