Death sentence for those convicted on drug charges | Daily News

Death sentence for those convicted on drug charges

The Cabinet of Ministers yesterday unanimously decided to carry out the death sentence on those who are convicted on drug charges, Buddhasasana Minister Gamini Jayawickrama Perera said. The Minister said further that President Maithripala Sirisena instructed Justice and Prison Reforms Minister Thalatha Athukorale to take all relevant measures in that regard.

Minister Perera made these observations yesterday during a press conference held at the auditorium of the Buddhasasana Ministry.

 


 

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