Sep 25, 2018

Basil returns to SL

Basil Rajapaksa, who was in US, has returned to Sri Lanka early this morning (25).

Speaking to 'Sri Lanka Mirror', a close confidante of Mr. Rajapaksa said the latter had arrived in the country with regard to several court cases which will be taken up in the next few days.

Recently, his brother and former president - Mahinda Rajapaksa had urged Mr. Basil to return to Sri Lanka immediately and intervene to resolve the crisis which had erupted in the Joint Opposition ranks with regard to the next presidential candidate.