The Foreign Ministry has informed that Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan is set pay a two-day visit to Sri Lanka on February 22.
The Pakistani Prime Minister will be meeting his Sri Lankan counterpart Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and External Affairs Minister Dinesh Gunawardena.
International political critics have raised opinion on the Pakistani Prime Minister’s sudden visit to Sri Lanka, especially under the circumstance that both states have been severely affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Pakistan is a country under the heavy influence of China, considered of which international critics point out that that Prime Minister Khan is paying a two-day visit to Sri Lanka under the influence of the Chinese government.
In the event that a diplomatic rift is being created between India and Sri Lanka, Khan’s visit may likely to be worsening the situation, they opined.