Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao is currently on a visit to Sri Lanka to strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries and to discuss the deaths of two Indian fishermen, who were allegedly killed by members of the Sri Lankan Navy.
Rao requested that full investigations be made into the killings. The President promised that the matter would be thoroughly investigated.
A joint media statement said that Sri Lankan authorities had asked for additional information from India.
Photos show External Affairs Minister G L Pieris meeting with Nirupama Rao.