President Maithripala Sirisena currently visiting India met the former Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and Congress Party leader Sonia Gandhi.
During the meeting both Indian leaders congratulated President Sirisena on his great election victory.
They also commended the President for the progress so far of the 100 day programme to develop Sri Lanka.
President Sirisena asked India’s assistance for the steps taken for the reconciliation and national development.
A veteran Congress leader Dr. Karan Singh also called on President Sirisena.