Rehabilitating prisoners imprisoned over narcotics charges to be expedited

Rehabilitating prisoners imprisoned over narcotics charges to be expedited

The State Ministry of Prison Management and Prisoners’ Rehabilitation said that rehabilitation of inmates who were imprisoned over narcotics-related charges will be expedited.

The State Ministry in cooperation with the Department of Prisons will take steps to accelerate the process.

Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre in Kandakadu, Bogambara Prison premises and other suitable locations will be utilized for this purpose.

Instructions were given to move CV-19 infected inmates to one prison and provide them with the required medical facilities.