Prof. Durga Prasad Singh, appointed Visiting Professor in Hindi for 2 years by the Indian government (Indian Council for Cultural Relations) for the Department of Hindi of the University of Kelaniya met Prof. D.M Semasinghe, the Vice Chancellor on the 2nd of August 2017 at the Vice Chancellor’s Office. Prof. Durga Prasad Singh is a professor of the J.N.V. University, Rajasthan, India.
It is hoped that this will provide a good opportunity to enhance the diplomatic relations between the two countries and to exchange experiences. The discussions were held on the measures taken to improve the coexistence between India and Sri Lanka’s educational systems and to improve the Hindi language in Sri Lanka.
This event was attended by Prof. D.M Semasinghe, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Kelaniya, Prof. Durga Prasad Singh, Visiting Professor in Hindi and Senior Prof. Upul Ranjith Hewavithanagamage of the Department of Hindi.