It’s a fake doc, I have the original: Gota

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Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa today said the document which is being circulated on social media sites purporting that he has renounced his US citizenship was fake and that he was in possession of the original certificate.

Speaking to the Daily Mirror, Mr. Rajapaksa said that he received the official document pertaining to the renunciation of his US citizenship from the US State Department on April 26.

He said he was also issued a new passport by the Immigration and Emigration Department after his dual-citizenship was renounced.

“I returned the old passport to the Immigration and Emigration Department with the document issued by the US State Department. The Immigration Department issued a new passport,” he said.

  Comments - 13

  • Gihan Wednesday, 31 July 2019 07:23 PM

    Can we see the real one please?

    Sarath Wednesday, 31 July 2019 07:34 PM

    Liar liar pants on fire! The original of that is only proof you handed in papers. Not proof that US cancelled citizenship!

    Ceylon boy Wednesday, 31 July 2019 07:46 PM

    Thus, gear up to rule this country in an unprecedented way. We wish you all success. Eradicate racism

    Siva Wednesday, 31 July 2019 09:00 PM

    Why not publish that document

    Borat Wednesday, 31 July 2019 09:11 PM

    So why did you put out fake then ?? So please produce original . Once a thief always a thief

    Abey Wednesday, 31 July 2019 09:14 PM

    Fake become original

    Laksiri Withana Thursday, 01 August 2019 08:15 AM

    Real one is on the Mawbima website allegedly. Let us see what comes from that shall we ?

    BuffaloaCitizen Thursday, 01 August 2019 08:46 AM

    This guy knows if he held onto his US Citizen, getting prosecuted for crimes committed in SL in US Courts is a reality.

    Dinith de Alwis Thursday, 01 August 2019 09:30 AM

    Country's only hope !!

    Ronnie Bugger Thursday, 01 August 2019 09:56 AM

    Can it my man. It's not going to get you any where come election time.

    Ronnie Bugger Thursday, 01 August 2019 09:58 AM

    Who give a damn. To hell with your original document because you are a man living on borrowed time.

    GON BASS Thursday, 01 August 2019 10:12 AM

    If GOTA has the original why not show it . Already started fooling the people ! .

    Sando Thursday, 01 August 2019 11:39 AM

    Desperate attempts by the U.N.P. Democratic Champions. Highland Milk Packet drama.....Many others thereafter....


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