Modi stressed the importance of linkages between the people of the two countries.
"He stated that the new initiatives for enhancing relations between provincial assemblies and local bodies of the two countries would further deepen significantly the close people-to-people ties and trust between the two countries," the statement read.
The visiting parliamentarians noted the historical ties and shared the spiritual and cultural heritage of India and Sri Lanka. They also expressed appreciation for the deepening of relations between the two nations in recent years.
"They agreed that speedy implementation of joint economic projects will bring benefits to the economies and the people of both the countries," the statement read.
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