Rajitha predicts the destiny of Mahinda this year

If the present government remains in power for one more year former President Mahinda Rajapaksa is well aware that his entire family would be imprisoned. Hence he is criticizing all activities of the government and projects. This was quipped by the cabinet spokesman, Minister Rajitha Senaratne at the media briefing held today the 04th instant where the cabinet decisions were conveyed.

The decision to lease out 15000 acres of lands in Hambantota district had been during the tenure of the previous government. Minister Rajitha Senaratne had added that knowing for certain the fate of the Rajapaksa family in the year 2017 the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa is spreading fabricated stories that the government will be sent home.

On the decision of the government to lease out 15000 acres of land from the Hambantota district, Minister had added further in this manner elaborating more on this issue.

"The Mattala International airport and the Magampura port are both white elephants. Although no  income is generated the monthly loan installments for the huge borrowing obtained need to be paid.

In this context the government has taken steps to relinquish the Hambantota port  to a Chinese Company and 15000 acres would be leased out as investments to them".

To a question raised by the media personnel about  the possibility of the government crashing in the midst of these severe  criticisms, the Minister had said that there is a bit of a tremble but it would not collapse.
 
Answering to another question the Minister Senaratne had quipped that for the judiciary process for violation of human rights and for war crimes no foreign Judges would be called upon. This in regard to proposals made in view of peace and harmony where a foreign Judge would have to participate.in hearings. In the aspect anyone could bring forward proposals but the stance of the government would not change.
 
Answering to a question that the former President had stated that the Minister had supported the Bodu Bala Sena organization he had quipped that the Beruwela calamity was masterminded by former defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa who was supported by the former deputy inspector general police Anura Senanayake

Speaking further the Minister Rajitha Senaratne had quipped that it is a question to himself on the verdict of the special Jury in the Nadaraja Raviraj killing. According to the  verdict one would assume that after killing his security guard Member of Parliament of the Tamil National Alliance for the Jaffna districr Nadaraja Raviraj may have shot his security guard and killed himself..

 

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