Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Namal Rajapaksa has denied claims citing that he traveled to Kenya on a chartered flight.
Speaking to ‘Daily Mirror’, the minister had clarified that he had traveled on a scheduled flight to the Kenyan capital and not on a special flight.
There were claims the Prime Minister’s son had booked an entire Srilankan Airlines flight to travel to Kenya.
The minister said that he was in Kenya on an official visit for talks with Kenyan ministers and officials.
While in Kenya he had talks with the Ministers of Sports, Tourism and Youth Affairs.
While returning from Kenya, the Minister made a brief stopover in the Maldives and met Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.
(Excerpts : Daily Mirror)