Rector of Tver State Medical Academy Receives Award of Excellence from H.E Mahinda Rajapaksa, President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
Rajapaksa undertook a three-day official visit to Russia from 6th to
9th February 2010. It is a matter of significance that the first visit
abroad by the President Rajapaksa following his decisive victory at
the recently concluded presidential election was to Russia.
In Moscow the
President met with delegation of the Tver State Medical Academy headed
by the Rector Professor Mikhail Kalinkin. For significant contribution
to development of bilateral cultural, scientific and educational
Rector Kalinkin was presented by the President’s Award of Excellence.
stated, the Award is recognition of efforts of all staff members of
the Academy where presently 150 citizens of Sri Lanka are making their
As a generous
gift of President Rajapaksa to students and staff of the Tver State
Medical Academy, the National Air Force dancing troop of Sri Lanka will
perform cultural program in Tver on February 11, 2010.