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New detention centre for Tangalle

The old Prison in Tangalle has been declared as a detention centre for persons arrested under the Prevention of Terrorism Act.

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa had taken this decision as per the powers vested in him under the Section 09 of the Prevention of Terrorism Act No 48 of 1979 (Temporary Provision).

An extraordinary gazette notification had been issued of Defence Secretary Maj.Gen.(Retd) Kamal Gunaratne as per the powers vested in him under the Section 15(a) of the Prevention of Terrorism Act No 48 of 1979 (Temporary Provision) read with the Prevention of Terrorism Act No 10 of 1982 (Temporary Provision) (Amendment).


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