Burundian Vice President visits Navy's boat building facility
[October 31 2018]
Gaston Sindimwo, the Vice
President of the Republic of
Burundi visited the Sri Lanka
Navy's boat building yard in
Welisara, on Sunday (28
According to Navy media, the Burundian delegation had
inspected some of the craft at the boat building facility, including the
Cedric and accommodation type Wave Rider craft. The visiting delegation
had shown interest in purchasing the Cedric craft, to be employed in
their inland waters.
Commander Western Naval Area, Rear Admiral Nishantha
Ulugetenne and Director General Engineering, Rear Admiral Ravindra
Ranasinghe, were also associated with the visit.
The Burundian Vice President visited the Welisara boat
yard during his official visit to the island.