President of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena arrived in Islamabad on a three-day state.
Sirisena is visting Pakistan on special invitation from President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.
Nawaz Sharif received Sri Lankan President and his delegation at the Nur Khan Airbase.
Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Tariq Fatemi and other high officials also accompanied the Prime Minister.
A 21-gun salute was presented to the Sri Lankan President upon his arrival.
It is the first visit of the newly elected President Sirisena to Pakistan.