Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa is coming on a visit to India. He will be on a State visit to India from 8 – 11 Feb, 2020 at the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Mahinda Rajapaksa will arrive on 7th Feb with a high level delegation.
8th Feb is the main engagement day where he will hold delegation-level talks with the Prime Minister. He will also call on the Indian President and in the morning External Affairs Minister will call on the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka.
After his official engagements in Delhi the Sri Lankan Prime Minister will travel to Varanasi, Sarnath, Bodh Gaya, Tirupati before he gets back to Colombo. There have been a series of high level visits between the two countries in recent times.
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa chose India as the first destination to visit after he assumed his position as the President immediately after his election victory.