To commemorate the Poson Full Moon Poya day, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa extended presidential pardons to 93 prisoners today (June 24).
- According to Chandana Ekanayake, media spokesperson for the Department of Prisons, 16 of them are former LTTE cadres.
- Another 77 people have been released for minor offenses.
Former MP Duminda Silva was also among them, according to Department of Prison Media Spokesperson Chandana Ekanayake.
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