Shiv Shankar Menon, National Security Advisor to the government of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is scheduled to arrive in the island next week.
Shiv Shankar Menon, will have one-on-one meetings both with President Mahinda Rajapaksa and Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa held talks with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the sidelines of the Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro.
There was a substantial discussion on economic relations, and the Power Minister of Sri Lanka gave an update on Sampur Power Project which is one of the very big projects being undertaken in Sri Lanka as a joint venture between the Ceylon Power Board and the NTPC.
President also noted that the resettlement process was under way, and electrification of the Northern Region was also making very good progress.