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Remission of sentences against certain categories

By HindusthanSamachar | Publish Date: Mar 2 2019 8:37PM
Remission of sentences against certain categories
Guwahati, March 2 (HS): In commemoration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the State Government have decided to remit sentences of certain categories of prisoners in pursuance of Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs’ order. The letter issued by MHA reads that women convicts of 55 years of age and above, who have completed 50% of their actual sentence period; transgender convicts of 55 years of age and above, who have completed 50% of their actual sentence period; male convicts of 60 years of age and above, who have completed 50% of their actual sentence period; physically challenged or disabled convicts with 70% disability and more who have completed 50% of their actual sentence period; terminally ill convicts and convicted prisoners who have completed two third of their actual sentence period will get relief under this scheme. The State Level Committee which was constituted to examine cases of eligible prisoners who fulfilled the condition, after considering all aspects as per the rule and guideline specified, recommended the 24 prisoners such as 8(Eight) from District Jail, Tinsukia, 3(Three) from Central Jail, Dibrugarh, 2(Two) from District Jail, North Lakhimpur, 5(Five) from District Jail, Golaghat, 1(One) from District Jail, Goalpara, and 5(Five) from Central Jail, Silchar for their special remission and release. Hindusthan Samachar/Arvind/Pramod \
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