Agunukolapelessa Prison Complex to open its doors

Agunukolapelessa Prison Complex to open its doors

By Keshala Dias

05 Oct, 2017 | 9:04 am

The Prisons Department says the new prison complex in  Agunukolapelessa will be opened on October 16.

The Department added that the prison complex, equipped with many facilities, can hold 1,200 inmates and is capable of providing better security to inmates.

According to the Department, all inmates at the Tangalle Prison will be transferred to the Agunukolapelessa Prison within three weeks, after the complex is declared open.