The Prison Guards Union stated that they have submitted a letter to the President concerning the issues they are facing regarding job security.
They further explained in the letter that the prison guards have been subjected to unfair treatment following the recent trade union action staged by them.
Meanwhile, a decision has been made to appoint a 3 member committee to conduct an internal investigation regarding the recent trade union action staged by the prison guards of Colombo Remand, Magazine and Welikada Prisons.
The Department’s media spokesman, Prison Commissioner T.V. Upuldeniya told our news team that they have decided to appoint a senior prison official to head the committee.