Just minutes after the Judicial Services Commission decided to delay the transfer of the Colombo Additional Magistrate hearing Wasim Thaudeen's case, Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa posted a picture of his brother Yoshitha Rajapaksa on his official Facebook page, dubbing his brother as an officer who rendered great service to the country.
"Couldn’t be more proud to have a brother serving our country in the Sri Lanka Navy," Rajapaksa said, while posting the photograph. on his Facebook page.
It was widely reported that 'Captain Tissa', a key possible suspect in Wasim Thajudeen's killing, had close links with the two sons of the former President. Apart from being a chauffeur of the former President, he also functioned as a body guard of the sons of the former President.