ICRC and Foreign Minister discuss health, safety of prisoners

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and Foreign Affairs Minister Ravi Karunanayake had talks today on several matters, including on the safety of prisoners.

Head of Delegation of the ICRC in Sri Lanka, Mrs. Claire Meytraud met Karunanayake today to discuss ICRC cooperation with the Government of Sri Lanka, the Foreign Ministry said.

The Foreign Ministry said that the talks included cooperation on improving the living conditions of prisoners in Sri Lanka, prisoners health and safety, and proper training of prison guards. (Colombo Gazette)