Two prison officials held hostage by Mahara Prison inmates have been rescued, Commissioner General of Prisons Thushara Upuldeniya said. MORE..
30 Nov 2020 (12:53 PM)
Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa called for an independent and impartial inquiry into the Mahara Prison unrest. MORE..
30 Nov 2020 (3:27 PM)
The Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, Maj. Gen. (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne has instructed the Inspector General of Police (IGP), C.D. Wickramaratne to probe into the tense situation which had escalated at the Mahara Prison yesterday (29). MORE..
30 Nov 2020 (6:54 PM)