Visiting External Affairs Minister (EAM) S. Jaishankar conveyed to his Sri Lankan counterpart India’s dedication to extend funding flows to speed up financial reforms within the economically weak southern neighbour.
After his assembly with Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Ali Sabri on Thursday night, the Indian External Affairs Minister tweeted, conveyed our dedication to rising funding flows to Sri Lanka, to speed up financial restoration. Look ahead to discussing this with management tomorrow morning.
Had a great assembly with Foreign Minister Ali Sabri and different ministerial colleagues in Colombo this night, Jaishankar mentioned. India-Sri Lanka cooperation in infrastructure, connectivity, vitality, trade and well being was mentioned.
Sri Lanka’s Foreign Minister additionally tweeted, “Delighted to fulfill India’s External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar in Colombo.” Discussed strengthening bilateral ties, people-to-people contacts, commerce and funding ties between our nations and appreciated India’s dedication to help Sri Lanka.
Jaishankar’s go to to the crisis-hit neighbour adopted India’s assurance to the IMF to assist the restructuring of Sri Lanka’s money owed.
Earlier this week Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe knowledgeable Parliament that debt restructuring talks with India and China had been profitable.
The External Affairs Minister of India, accompanied by a high-profile delegation from the Ministry, is on a two-day go to to Sri Lanka on 19 and 20 January.