The two Prison Guards suspended in the recent riotous incident at the Welikada Prison were reinstated from yesterday.
Their service had been suspended from last 10th over statements they had made to media during the riotous situation that had cropped up at Welikada prison.
A senior Prison Guard Welfare Association spokesman said that they had been reinstated in their service after discussion held with Prisons Commissioner General P. D. Kodippili.
Meanwhile the three-member committee appointed for probing the Welikada incident has decided to meet today.
A committee spokesman told our news team that at this meeting the committee hoped to prepare a plan with regard to the way the investigation into the incident would be carried out in the future.
Meanwhile, The chief Welikada Jailor has been promoted as head of the Thangalla Prison after the riotous incident that occurred at Welikada.
A senior prison spokesman said that besides the chief Welikada jailor, chief Jaffna and Galle jailors too had been promoted.