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India threatens Sri Lanka for suspending disbursement of loan

India threatens Sri Lanka for suspending disbursement of loan

The Nation January 05, 2016, 5:01 pm

COLOMBO: India has threatened Sri Lanka to refrain from purchasing JF-Thunder air craft’s from Pakistan, otherwise India will stop extending financial assistance to it. A private TV channel while quoting diplomatic sources said that India has mounted immense pressure on Sri Lanka on the issue of purchase of JF-Thunder aircrafts from Pakistan, India has warned Sri Lanka against signing agreement with Pakistan for purchasing these aircrafts. India has threatened that it will suspend payment of 400 billion loans to Sri Lanka, if it reaches any agreement with Pakistan for acquiring JF Thunder aircrafts.