In the framework of the first official visit to the Republic of Uzbekistan, Ambassador of Sri Lanka Prof. M.D. Lamawansa and the Embassy delegation including First Secretary Nirosha Herath paid a courtesy call on Director of the National Information Analytical Center for Drug Control under the Cabinet of Ministers O. Narzullaev. The meeting took place in the office of NCDC in Tashkent and was also attended by the Head of the International Cooperation Department and leading experts of the Center.
During the meeting, both parties discussed the potential areas for interaction and possibilities to enhance the bilateral cooperation in different formats by sharing relevant information and exchanging best practices in countering illegal drug trafficking, rehabilitation and prevention of drug addiction.
Both sides expressed readiness to expand collaboration in the areas of mutual interest.
Embassy of Sri Lanka
30 April 2021