President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has instructed relevant officials to appoint a committee to investigate and provide speedy solutions to prison issues.
Rajapaksa’s instructions came after he visited the Welikada Magazine Prison today (10).
“Met with both officials & prisoners, who shared many systemic issues faced by them, including space constraints,” Rajapaksa tweeted following his visit to the prison complex. (Colombo Gazette)
Visited Welikada Prison today & met with both officials & prisoners, who shared many systemic issues faced by them, incl space constraints. I have instructed to appoint a committee to investigate & provide speedy solutions pic.twitter.com/puZgh4N9FE
— Gotabaya Rajapaksa (@GotabayaR) February 10, 2020