|Deputy Minister of Water Supply & Drainage|
|Member of Parliament|
for Hambantota District
|Preceded by||Mahinda Rajapaksa|
|Born||13 April 1962|
|Political party||Sri Lanka Freedom Party|
|United People's Freedom Alliance|
|Relations||Chamal, Mahinda, Basil and Gotabhaya Rajapaksa |
(uncles; first cousins once removed and father's paternal first cousins)
|Parents||George Rajapaksa (deceased)|
|Residence||95 Horton Place,|
Colombo 07, Colombo, Western Province, Sri Lanka.
Rajapaksa is the niece of former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa and his siblings, the elder ones, Chamal and Jayanthi Rajapaksa as well as the younger ones, Chandra, Basil, Gotabhaya, Dudley, Preethi and Gandani Rajapaksa since her late father, George and them were first cousins
(her late paternal grandfather, D. M. Rajapaksa and their late father, D. A. Rajapaksa are brothers).
- "Hon. (Mrs.) Nirupama Rajapaksa, M.P." Directory of Members. Parliament of Sri Lanka. Retrieved 21 June 2017.
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