India is ready to support Sri Lanka’s entire economic development process. India’s Minister for Rural Development and Panchayat Vilasrao Deshmuk gave this assurance to Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne.
Their meeting took place at the Prime Minister’s Official Residence at Visumpaya. The Indian Minister emphasized that they had already made a vital contribution to many large scale development projects in India.
In the meantime, Physical Planning Works Minister of Nepal Top Bahadur Rayamajhi also met the Prime Minister. Their discussions dealt on cooperation between the two nations.