COLOMBO, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in Sri Lanka for a visit next year, the government information department said on Friday.
Modi’s visit was discussed when an Indian delegation including Indian Health Minister J.P. Nadda, and India’s High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, V.K. Singha met with Sri Lankan Health Minister Rajitha Senarathne alongside the 69th Session of the WHO-SEARO in Colombo.
The government information department said that the Indian prime minister will open a base hospital in Hatton, in Central Sri Lanka, which is developed with the assistance of the Indian government.
Modi is also expected to join a Yoga program in Colombo during his visit.