New Sri Lankan President to visit India on Nov 29

News Karnataka

New Sri Lankan President to visit India on Nov 29

New Sri Lankan President to visit India on Nov 29

IANS   ¦    Nov 19, 2019 11:08:33 PM (IST)

New Sri Lankan President to visit India on Nov 29-1

Colombo: Newly sworn-in Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is to visit India on November 29.

Tweeting this news Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said: "President @GotabayaR has accepted PM @narendramodi's invitation to visit India on 29th November."

Jaishankar who flew down on a two-day unannounced visit to Colombo earlier today, met President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

"A warm meeting with Sri Lanka President A@GotabayaR. Conveyed PM @narendramodi 's message of a partnership for shared peace, progress, prosperity & security.

"Confident that under his leadership, #IndiaSriLanka relations would reach greater heights," he posted.