Jaishankar arrived here in India's strategically key maritime neighbour in the Indian Ocean region on Sunday night from the Maldives on the last leg of his two-nation tour.
Jaishankar said the renewable energy installed capacity in India has grown 162 per cent in the last five years.
In phone talks, EAM Jaishankar and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken review developments in Indo-Pacific
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken held a comprehensive conversation.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar was replying to a query on whether there would be any ministerial level talks between both the countries on skirmishes between troops of India and China.
The Ministry of External Affairs said Jaishankar and Blinken appreciated the robust defence and security ties, growing economic engagement and productive health-care collaboration.
'Assured Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi of the fullest protection for the Embassy and Israeli diplomats,' External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar tweeted.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday urged the Indian diaspora to be a part of India’s broader efforts to deal with the challenges that have arisen due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Jaishankar is on a three-day visit to Lanka from January 5-7 on the invitation of Lanka foreign minister Dinesh Gunawardena.
Two cargo vessels- MV Anastasia and MV Jag Anand- have been on anchorage in Chinese waters as they were not allowed to unload their cargo though some other ships have managed to do so.
The ties between the two Asian powers nosedived significantly following a fierce clash in the Galwan Valley that left 20 Indian soldiers dead in mid-June.
Delivering the second Manohar Parrikar memorial lecture, Jaishankar said as India expands its global interests and reach, there is an even more compelling case to focus on its hard power.
S Jaishankar said the focus of the talks was to address the differences before moving towards something bigger.
India has been keenly following the evolving political situation after the US signed a peace deal with the Taliban in February.
External Affairs Minister Jaishankar talks to Afghan counterpart, appreciates update on 'peace process'
The talks come days after the Afghan government and the Taliban announced that they have agreed on the framework rules for peace talks after more than two months of discussions.
The talks for the FTA have been stalled since May 2013 when both sides failed to bridge substantial gaps on crucial issues, including on data security status for the IT sector.