Tamil Diplomat

Mahinda visits Yoshitha in prison

UPFA Kurunegala Parliamentarian, Former President Mahinda Rajaapkse visited his son Lt. Yoshitha Rajapakse in Welikade Prison. Yoshitha is on remand over charges of alleged money laundering.

He spent a few minutes with his son and left. Former President Mahinda Rajapakse has charged that the arrest of his son Yoshitha is an act of polital revenge. The allegations against his son are unfounded. “This cannot be called good governance. Arrest me instead,” he said.