Committee assigned to probe unrest visits Mahara Prison

Committee assigned to probe unrest visits Mahara Prison

In response to a question raised by Anura Kumara Dissanayake, Justice Minister Ali Sabry stated in Parliament that members of the committee appointed by him to investigate the unrest are scheduled to inspect the prison today (03).

Chaired by retired High Court Judge Kusala Sarojini Weerawardena the Committee comprises of President’s Counsel U. R. de Silva, Additional Secretary to the Ministry of Justice Rohana Hapugaswatte, former Commissioner of Prisons Gamini Jayasinghe, and former Senior DIG Lalinda Ranaweera.