Wednesday, 01 October 2014 - 19:33
A group of UNP MPs visit Mahara prison-Video
A group of UNP MPs engaged in an investigative tour of Mahara Prison today.
Under the 7th phase of the series of party investigative tours program, MPs Ajith P Perera, Eran Wickremarathna, Nalin Bandara, R. Yogarajan and Ruwan Wijewardene joined the tour today.
The group of parliamentarians who arrived in the prison around 11.30 this morning first looked into the grievances of the inmates and later enquired about the shortcomings of the prison.
During the tour, it is reported that the group of parliamentarians has tasted the scanty meal meant for the inmates.
The group toured inside the prison for more than 2 hours before they spoke to the visiting relatives of inmates.