President Chandrika Kumaratunga and Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe
had an un-scheduled meeting last night at the official residence
of the late Foreign Minister Lakshman Kadirgamar when the two came
to pay their respects to the slain Minister.
two leaders exchanged views on the prevailing security situation,
events leading to the assassination of the late Mr. Kadirgamar,
and arrangements for his state funeral tomorrow.