Welikada and Bogambara prisoners on hunger strike

Several prisoners at the Welikada and Bogambara prisons are on a hunger strike.The Prisons Department said that the inmates had launched a strike demanding that their sentences be reduced. Among the prisoners on strike are those on death row and those serving a life sentence.An investigation has been launched into the strike. (Colombo Gazette)

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