PM Modi calls Sri Lanka’s president, Mauritian counterpart; promises help during Covid-19 pandemic

Hindustan Times | May 23, 2020 at 9:47 AM
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday spoke with Sri Lanka’s president Gotabaya Rajapaksa and PK Jugnauth, his counterpart in Mauritius, continuing to engage with neighbouring countries during the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Modi also thanked Mauritian PM Jugnauth and promised to help the island country.
  • Modi’s calls to the leaders come after the March video conference of the leaders of the Saarc to work out a strategy to contain the coronavirus pandemic and to deal with its economic implications.