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Rehabilitated LTTE Cadres Released

Rehabilitation and Prison Reforms Minister D E W Gunasekera said that out of the 11,969 LTTE cadres who surrendered to the Security Forces, 5,400 cadres have been released after rehabilitation. He expressed these views on Saturday (13) at the meeting held in the Sri Lanka Leftists' Movement Batticaloa District Office.

He further added that all others except the LTTE cadres against whom legal action are pending would be released soon.

The Minister visited the Batticaloa prison to ascertain the shortcomings prevailing them. (Courtesy: Daily News)