Swaraj meets Lankan FinMin
New Delhi: External affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday met Sri Lankan finance minister Mangala Samaraweera and discussed issues of development cooperation between the two countries. “EAM @ SushmaSwaraj met with Mr Mangala Samaraweera, finance minister of Sri Lanka. Leaders discussed bilateral issues of developmental cooperation,” MEA spokesperson Raveesh tweeted. Sri Lanka is one of the major recipients of development credit given by India, with total commitment of around $ 2.63 billion, including $ 458 million as grants. Under a line of credit of $ 167.4 million, the tsunamidamaged Colombo- Matara rail link has been repaired and upgraded.