Deputy Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwalla took up Kashmir Issue with Ranil Wickermesinghe- Sri Lankan Prime Minister during his bilateral meeting in Colombo. Senator Saleem Mandviwalla raised issue of Kashmir and human rights violations by Indian armed forces in Indian Occupied Kashmir .He condemned the brutalities being committed by the Indian security forces against innocent people of Kashmir since August 5. Senator Saleem Mandviwalla also raised the issue of Sri Lankan cricket team to visit Pakistan and assured that fool proof security will be provided to the Cricket team. Senator Saleem Mandviwalla also offered to continue bilateral cooperation in the field of education, to provide Medical scholarships to the Sri Lankan students.Senator Saleem Mandviwalla has cordial meeting with Karu Jayasuriya Speaker of the Sri Lankan Parliament. Senator Saleem Mandviwalla was of the view that parlimentary relationships between the two countries should be strenghthend. Speaker Karu emphasized on parliamentary diplomacy and Parliament exchanges. He was very keen to promote SAARC and tourism between two countries. He was very happy on his last visit to Pakistan.