new Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday discussed his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa on a variety of points together with protection and safety areas between the 2 nations. Mahinda Rajapaksa, the elder brother of Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, arrived right here on a five-day go to on Friday. This is Rajapaksa's first international go to since being appointed Prime Minister of the island nation in November final 12 months.
Delhi: Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Narendra Modi maintain delegation degree talks at Hyderabad House. pic.twitter.com/ofPUpaegLl
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Officials mentioned that vital bilateral points together with commerce and funding in addition to protection and safety have been discussed between the 2 Prime Ministers. Earlier, Foreign Minister S.Okay. <! –
Jaishankar met the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. Mahinda Rajapaksa was the President of the nation from 2005 to 2015. He is likely one of the longest-serving leaders in South Asia. He was Prime Minister for a short while in 2018 additionally. During his tenure as President, China began spreading its footsteps within the island nation of the Indian Ocean, which raised considerations in India. However, relations between the 2 nations have intensified within the final 4 years.
Mahinda Rajapaksa will go to Varanasi, Sarnath, Bodh Gaya and Tirupati
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa visited India in November on his first official international go to after assuming workplace. During the go to of the Sri Lankan President, the 2 sides resolved to additional strengthen bilateral protection and safety relations. After the applications in Delhi, Mahinda Rajapaksa will go to Varanasi, Sarnath, Bodh Gaya and Tirupati.