India starts debt-restructuring talks with Sri Lanka

The first round was held on September 16 “in a cordial atmosphere'. — File photo
The first round was held on September 16 “in a cordial atmosphere". — File photo

By Reuters

Published: Tue 20 Sep 2022, 9:07 PM

Last updated: Tue 20 Sep 2022, 9:08 PM

India said on Tuesday it had started bilateral discussions with Sri Lanka on restructuring the crisis-hit neighbour’s debt.



The first round was held on September 16 “in a cordial atmosphere” that showed India’s support for an early conclusion and approval of an International Monetary Fund loan programme for Sri Lanka, the Indian High Commission in Sri Lanka said. — Reuters


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