Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
President+to+Maldives
Saturday, 21 June 2014 - 18:43
President to Maldives
5,169

Views
President Mahinda Rajapaksa has decided to visit the Maldives on Wednesday.

No details on the purpose or nature of his visit were immediately clear.

President Rajapaksa's intention to visit the Maldives was first announced when President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom had met him in India at the sidelines of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's oath-taking ceremony in New Delhi last month.

The Sri Lankan president had last visited the Maldives during former President Mohamed Nasheed’s rule in 2010.

He had come then volunteering to act as a mediator between the government and the opposition to end a political deadlock.

President Yameen had visited Sri Lanka in January.

Sri Lanka is home to more than 10,000 Maldivians residing in the country for education, medial purposes and business.

 
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
233 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,548 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
4,362 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
7,795 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
175 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
34,635 Views
Top