Presidential pardon used on No rational basis, but political motives: CPRP

By Piyumi Fonseka    President Maithripala Sirisena had used ‘Presidential Pardon’ on no rational basis but…

Report to OHCHR’s Spl Rapporteur on torture

The Sri Lanka-based Committee for Protecting Rights of Prisoners (CPRP) presented a special report on the…

CPRP to meet UN delegation

The Committee for Protecting Rights of Prisoners (CPRP) has been provided with an opportunity tomorrow (4)…

Call for immediate action on assault of prisoners at Angunakolapalessa Prison in Sri Lanka

On 16th January 2019,leaked video footage was released to the media, showing brutal and systematic assault on…