Presidential Pardon for 600 prisoners

Saturday, 28 November 2020 - 10:33

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The President has decided to grant amnesty to nearly 600 prisoners.

Commissioner General of Prisons Thushara Upuldeniya stated that a general pardon will be granted to those convicted of minor offenses.

He also said that the President had taken this decision considering the current coronavirus epidemic situation.