Rajapaksa’s achievements via postage stamps


Today marks six months since the fall of our last moustachioed tyrant and I couldn’t help wondering, just how many of his glorious achievements were celebrated via postage stamp?

2010 saw the issue of a stamp featuring the Magam Ruhunupura Mahinda Rajapaksa Port or quite simply, the Hambanthota port. Featuring a small portrait of the man himself, it is a typical “look at me, look what I built” piece of philately.


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