Rugby star who has been the captain of the Sri Lanka national rugby union team as well as clubs like S. Thomas' College and Navy Sports Club. He is also a decorated naval officer who has received such honors as the East Humanitarian Operation Medal and the Fast Attack Craft Squadron Pin.
He was educated at S. Thomas' College, Mount Lavinia.
He won the International Practical Shooting Confederation President's Medal in the Standard Division at the National Handgun Championship in 2012.
He is the son of the sixth President of Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa and Shiranthi Rajapaksa.
He is the brother of Namal Rajapaksa.