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Cabinet spokesman, Minister Bandula Gunawardana said today the family members who accompanied Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa on his visit to India last week had spent their own money for air tickets and accommodations.

He said this in response to a journalist at today’s weekly cabinet news briefing asking who footed the bill of the family members.

 

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  • Roshan Thursday, 13 February 2020 03:44 PM

    Bandula is honing his comedic skills. I'm laughing from an unmentionable part of my anatomy. He must think that we all are a bunch of dumb idiots.

    Ranjan Gurusinghe Friday, 14 February 2020 12:06 AM

    Dear Mr or Dr Gunawardene , which title you like to call? You are trying to fool us. Prove it producing MR’s family members bank accounts that they used their own funds.

    Appuhamy Friday, 14 February 2020 12:21 AM

    Whos is going to believe these comedies? Show the proof, then this is over!!

    ROHAN JOHNPILLAI Friday, 14 February 2020 01:03 AM

    bandu, tell us another one just like the other one.? since when have these mob spent their own funds and it's the joke of the century.?

    ara Friday, 14 February 2020 01:22 AM

    oi u cant take family members on state visits, even if they r paying out of thier pocket, picnic ekak newene

    Ray of Hope Friday, 14 February 2020 01:24 AM

    Roshan you are correct. Let us start with tsunami funds and finish with Sri Lankan airlines. These people in parliament have taken all of us to be fools. In a nutshell when all this set of 225 leave the parliament then and THEN ONLY SL people may have a ray of hope.

    Ram Friday, 14 February 2020 01:58 AM

    Their money is all commissions collected. Then they are State Funds

    Gimhan Perera Friday, 14 February 2020 02:36 AM

    Then why go with MR on his state visit. The family members could have used their own money and visited India anytime they want. I thought Bandula had some brains in him, without giving a statement like that. Pathetic situation.

    TONY Friday, 14 February 2020 03:10 AM

    THAT MEANS MAHINDA NO MORE AN ALI BABA???

    DillonDP Friday, 14 February 2020 07:36 AM

    What a pathetic state president has to work with such baffoon


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