Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa is reported to have accepted an invitation by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit India.
As such a delegation led by Mr. Rajapaksa is to undertake a visit to India in the not too distant future. During Mr. Modi's visit to Sri Lanka for the UN Vesak Day celebrations, he met Mr. Rajapaksa, his brother former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa and former minster G.L. Peiris. The meeting was sought by Mr. Rajapaksa. (Kelum Bandara)