Mr Wijedasa Rajapaksa who was relieved of his portfolios as Minister of Justice and Buddha Sasana has left the ministries taking his personal belongings.
Mr Wijedasa Rajapaksa has been accused of delaying legal action that should be taken against those who were involved in frauds and corruption during Mahinda Rajapaksa regime. He was also accused of having dealings with stalwarts of Rajapaksa regime who were involved in stealing millions of public money during that period.
He had influenced the Attorney General’s Department to release the passport of Nissanka Senadhipathy, the head of Avant Garde, who was the main suspect in the Avant Garde weapons dealing which was a massive fraud committed during Rajapaksa period. This had been revealed a long time ago by the JVP Leader and the Chief Whip of the Opposition Anura Dissanayaka.