PM’s visit to Sri Lanka: India permits to use its Airspace

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

23rd Feb, 2021. 10:45 am
Imran Khan

India has allowed Prime Minister Imran Khan’s aircraft to use its airspace for travel to Sri Lanka.

According to the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), the government of India has granted permission to use its airspace as Prime Minister Imran Khan has embarked on his visit to Sri Lanka.

Imran Khan will be travelling to Sri Lanka on his maiden visit on February 23.

Prime Minister Imran Khan is travelling to Sri Lanka on the invitation of his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa.

He will be accompanied by a high-level delegation, including members of the Cabinet and senior officials.

During the visit, the Prime Minister will hold meetings with President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, to exchange views on key regional and international issues.

He will also lead the delegation-level talks, covering all areas of cooperation between the two countries, including trade, investment, health, education, agriculture, science and technology besides  defence and culture tourism.

The Prime Minister will also participate in a joint ‘Trade and Investment Conference’ aimed at promoting trade and investment between the two countries.

A number of MoUs to enhance bilateral cooperation will be signed during the visit.

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