Kumaratunge to visit India
[TamilNet, Tuesday, 11 September 2007, 10:54 GMT]
Ms Chandrika Kumaratunge, Sri Lanka's former president is scheduled to leave for India Tuesday to hold talks with Indian leaders Her decision to visit India was taken after a two hour meeting with Indian High Commissioner Mr.Alok Prasad at her official residence in Colombo, media reports quoting diplomatic sources said.
Talks centred on the worsening ethnic crisis and the southern politics, according to former presidential office sources.
She is scheduled to hold talks during her stay in New Delhi with Indian Prime Minister Mr.Manmohan Singh, Foreign Minister Mr.Pranab Mukherjie, and Indian Congress leader Ms Sonia Gandhi.