Sep 16, 2021

HRCSL launches investigation into incidents in Prisons

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka has commenced a Suo Motu investigation related to the incidents that have taken place in Prisons.

Issuing a statement the Commission said three Regional Coordinating Officers of the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka visited the Anuradhapura Prison yesterday to investigate the incidents that reportedly took place on the 12th of September involving State Minister Lohan Ratwatte.

The Human Rights Commission will summon all responsible parties connected to these incidents as early as possible.