List of 18 inmates on death row submitted to Justice Ministry

A list of 18 inmates on death row has been submitted to the Justice Ministry as the Government looks to implement the death sentence on them.

The inmates had been sentenced to death over drug related offences and have been serving life in prison as the death sentence was not implemented in Sri Lanka.

Meanwhile, it was reported that the application for the post of an executioner will called for from next week. (Colombo Gazette)

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