19 chief jailors of prisons transferred


Nineteen chief jailors of prisons in Sri Lanka have been transferred with immediate effect, the Commissioner General of Prisons Thushara Upuldeniya told media.

He said that the transferred prisons officials include the Chief Jailor of the Negombo Prison, who has been removed from the position of chief jailor and transferred to Dumbara Prison.

Meanwhile the Commissioner General of Prisons said that 06 new chief jailors have also been appointed.