President visits India upon Modi’s invitation


President Maithripala Sirisena will be attending an international Buddhist event at Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh in mid May at the invitation of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

During the two-day visit to India beginning on May 13th, President Sirisena will be holding talks with Modi, either at Ujjain or New Delhi.

The event at Ujjain is organized by the ruling BJP.

One of the events to be held at Ujjain will be the commemoration of Anagarika Dharmapala.