His Excellency Mr. Ilham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
On the happy occasion of the National Day of the Republic of Azerbaijan, I have great pleasure in extending to Your Excellency and through you to the people and Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan my sincere good wishes and warm congratulations and those of the Government and the people of Sri Lanka.
I am confident that the friendly relations and close cooperation that exist between our two countries will be further strengthened and consolidated in the years ahead for the mutual benefit of our two countries.
Please accept, Excellency, my best wishes for your good health and happiness and for the continued progress and prosperity of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka