Sri Lanka President to visit Bangladesh

Colombo Apr 15 (PTI) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa is to visit Bangladesh next week on his first official tour to the country, presidential office here said today.

He will visit Dhaka at the invitation of the Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and scheduled to leave Colombo early next week.

Sri Lankan officials are to enter several bilateral agreements on business promotion, livestock, agriculture, education and culture during the president”s visit, officials said.

This will be Rajapaksa”s first official visit to Bangladesh. He will also call on the Bangladeshi president Zillur Rahman.

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