Discussions between President Mahinda Rajapaksa and the Indian Army Commander are being held today.
The official visit of the Indian Army Commander General V.K. Singh commenced yesterday to strengthen bilateral relations. Military Spokesman Maj. Gen. Ubaya Medawala said he is scheduled to meet Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne and Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa today. The Indian Army Chief is also expected to meet External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris today.