Indian foreign Minister arrives in the Island.

Monday, 07 October 2013 - 7:57


Indian Minister of External Affairs Salman Kurshid is due to arrive in the island today at a time when there is dialogue concerning several important topics regarding Indo Sri Lanka ties.


During his visit, Minister Kurshid is scheduled to meet with President Mahinda Rajapakse, Minister of External Affairs Prof. G. L. Peiris and several government representatives as well as the governor of the Northern Province Major General G. A. Chandrasiri and the incoming chief minister of the Northern Provincial Council C. V. Wigneshwaran.


The Indian Minister of External Affairs is due to sign the Sampur power plant agreement during his visit as well and he is also scheduled to engage in discussions with Sri Lankan authorities regarding the Indo – Sri Lanka Fishermen issue.

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