Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday mentioned the scenario arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic with Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth.
Sri Lanka is combating COVID-19 successfully beneath Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s management, PM Modi wrote on Twitter.
“India will proceed to help our shut maritime neighbour in coping with the pandemic and its financial affect,” he mentioned.
The 2, the prime minister mentioned, agreed to speed up Indian-assisted growth tasks in Sri Lanka and likewise strengthen funding hyperlinks.
PM Modi congratulated Prime Minister Jugnauth for efficiently controlling COVID-19 in Mauritius. “Our folks share heat and particular ties, primarily based on shared tradition and values. Indians will stand by their Mauritian brothers and sisters at this troublesome time,” he mentioned.
An official assertion later mentioned President Rajapaksa briefed Modi on the steps being taken by his authorities to restart financial exercise.
“On this context, each leaders agreed on the necessity to speed up Indian-assisted growth tasks in Sri Lanka. Additionally they mentioned the chances of selling investments and value-addition in Sri Lanka by the Indian personal sector,” the assertion mentioned.
Through the dialog, PM Modi conveyed his greatest needs for the well being and wellbeing of Sri Lankan folks.