Nirupama Rao who will be bidding farewell as Foreign Secretary met with the President.
Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao has arrived in Sri Lanka on a three day official visit. She met the President at the Temple Trees. Today is the final day on which she functions as the foreign Secretary. President Mahinda Rajapaksa extended greetings to her. Foreign media say that her meeting the President as the final official task points towards the close relations Mrs. Rao has with Sri Lanka. She will assume duties as the Indian Ambassador in the US.