The Government has been accused of using the Mahinda Rajapaksa family to cover up the Central Bank bond scam.
Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa tweeted saying his mother, former First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa and his brother, Rohitha Rajapaksa have been summoned by the Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) and Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID) this week.
“SriLanka Gov. using Rajapaksas to cover up bond scam. Former First Lady, @YoshithaR & @Rohitha_Chichi called to CID/FCID this week,” Namal Rajapaksa tweeted.
He also said that the bond scam is the biggest scam Sri Lanka has ever seen yest a tactic is being used to cover up the investigations.
Rajapaksa also welcomed Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan’s reported statement on being able to find solutions to issues of Sri Lanka’s North with former President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
He says under one Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa has always worked to find solutions to problems of people of both the North and the South. (Colombo Gazette)