Sunday, 19th September 2021

Ex defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa undecided on contesting Presidency

British Asia News Network- AD

Colombo: Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa has said that decision has not yet been taken regarding former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa standing for upcoming Presidential Election.

During meeting held with media correspondents Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday. He also said “Basil Rajapaksa has also told me that he was not going to contest,”

Mr. Rajapaksa said there was speculation in the county that somebody from the Rajapaksa family would contest at the Presidential Election.

“However, there is no final decision in this regard,” he said.

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