ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will pay a two-day official visit to Sri Lanka from February 23.
The Foreign Office spokesman said that the Prime Minister would visit Sri Lanka at the invitation of his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajan. This would be Prime Minister Imran Khan’s first visit to Sri Lanka since taking office.
Prime Minister Imran Khan will be accompanied by a high-level delegation, which includes cabinet members and senior officials.
According to the spokesperson, Prime Minister Imran Khan will hold meetings with the Sri Lankan President and Prime Minister and will lead delegation-level talks between the two countries. Bilateral trade, health, education, and agriculture will be discussed.
In addition to bilateral issues, important regional and international issues will be discussed in the meetings between the two leaders, as well as to promote parliamentary exchanges between the two countries.
During the visit, the reconstitution of the Pak-Sri Lanka Parliamentary Friendship Association will be announced. The Prime Minister will also attend a joint trade and investment conference aimed at promoting trade and investment in both countries.
According to a Foreign Office spokesman, a number of agreements will be signed to enhance bilateral cooperation.