Feb 03: At the invitation of the Government of Sri Lanka, Minister of State for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs, Shri V. Muraleedharan is visiting Colombo to participate in the celebrations connected with the 75th Independence Day of Sri Lanka on 4 February 2023.
During the visit, the Minister of State will also have separate bilateral interactions with President H.E. Mr Ranil Wickremesinghe and the Sri Lankan Foreign Minister, H.E. Mr M.U.M. Ali Sabry on matters of mutual interest. He will also have an interactive session with prominent members of the Indian Diaspora.
It may be recalled that this year also marks the 75th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between India and Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is India’s close neighbour and friend and occupies a central place in India’s ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy. India, as always is committed to standing with the people of Sri Lanka for their economic recovery, growth and prosperity.Disclaimer: We donot claim that the images used as part of the news published are always owned by us. From time to time, we use images sourced as part of news or any related images or representations. Kindly take a look at our image usage policy on how we select the image that are used as part of the news.