Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Mahinda Rajapaksa is on a State visit to India from 8 to 11 February 2020. His visit comes at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Mr. Rajapaksa is with a high-level delegation. Agenda: On 8 February, he will hold delegation-level talks with Prime Minister Modi. After his official engagements in Delhi the Sri Lankan Prime Minister will travel to Varanasi, Sarnath, Bodh Gaya, Tirupati before he gets back to Colombo. Background: A series of high-level visits have happened between India and Sri Lanka. President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s first destination to visit after he assumed his position as the President immediately after his election victory was India.