August 6, 2017
He would not vote for the no-confidence motion against Mr. Ravi Karunanayaka filed by a group of MPs of the joint opposition says retired president Kurunegala district parliamentarian Mahinda Rajapaksa.
He said this speaking to the media at Beruwala.
The no-confidence motion filed against current Minister of foreign affairs Ravi Karunanayaka, who was the Minister of finance when the bond scam was committed has been signed by a group of Parliaments in the joint opposition including Mahindananda Aluthgamage, Wimal Weerawansa, Rohitha Abeygunawardene and Kumara Welgama.
Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa had earlier stated that Ravi Karunanayaka was only an individual and bringing in a no-confidence motion against him would not be fruitful.