Taking a dig at comments made by Namal Rajapaksa MP in describing the country’s judicial system Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said “we all know how Namal baby passed the law exam and his father subjugated and ruined the judicial system in the country”.
Mangala Samaraweera addressing both local and international journalists today said neither Namal nor his father had any right to comment on the judiciary.
The Foreign Minister went on to say that Rajapksa senior had appointed judges and other senior officers in the Judicial system, not depending on competency and integrity but considering only loyalty to him and his family.
He said that even a former chief justice had been fired without any consideration to f airplay and justice and had appointed one of his lackey’s in her place.
Samaraweera said that it was clear by his comments and conduct that Namal baby too was following in his father’s footsteps.