President of Seychelles Danny Faure in a message of congratulations to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said “In the wake of your victorious election as the Seventh President of Sri Lanka, I am truly honoured on behalf of the government and people of Seychelles to congratulate you on this occasion.
I am confident that your exemplary leadership will transmute into valuable contributions towards Sri Lanka’s unfaltering march to achieve further economic prosperity, internal stability and regional peace.
Seychelles and Sri Lanka have long since been steady partners with a common history. A shared ocean and a like minded vision for the sustainable growth of our nations and the safeguarding of our peoples heritage.
In this light, your election as President marks the continuation of a formidable legacy for the people of Sri Lanka and I remain convinced of the depth of progress which Sri Lanka will benefit from, under your guidance.
In reiterating my deepest congratulations to you in your new capacity as President and in wishing you and the people of Sri Lanka, the very best in the commencement and continuation of your duties, please allow me Excellency to extend the assurances of my highest consideration.”