Navy rugby players who backed Yoshitha suspended

TP-401-1068x712A group of Navy Sports Club rugby players who were seen wearing armbands in support of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s son Yoshitha Rajapaksa at a game yesterday, have been suspended from the team.

The four Navy rugby players wore armbands with the words ‘Yo-o7’ which is Yoshitha Rajapaksa’s number in the team.

A member of the Sri Lanka Navy, Yoshitha Rajapaksa is currently in remand prison after being arrested over money laundering charges. (Colombo Gazette)