Prison inmates allowance increased.

Monday, 14 October 2013 - 12:44




The Department of Prison announced that the inmate labour allowance has been increased up to 500 rupees with immediate effect.


Prison Department Media Spokesman and Prison Commissioner G.B. Kulatunga told our news team that the department earlier paid only an allowance of 300 rupees per inmate.


He also said 10 percent of this allowance is deducted to the Prison Collective Fund.


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