Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Prison department to interview 79 applicants for hangman's post
Tue, Mar 19, 2019, 10:28 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 19, Colombo: The Ministry of Justice and Prison Reforms says that the interviews for the post of executioner will be held on March 27 and 28.

The interviews will be held at the Department of Prisons for 79 applicants.

A total of 102 people including an American and two women have applied for the two positions of hangmen. The American's application has been rejected since he is not a citizen and the two women have been rejected since only males were considered for the job.

Out of the 79 applicants, two suitable persons will be selected for the post of hangman.

The two eligible persons for the post of executioner will be employed at the Welikada Prison, the Ministry of Justice and Prison Reforms said.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
Southern Expressway extension from Matara to Hambanthota to open for public in August
-- [1 hour and 53 minutes ago]
Chairman of Sanasa Bank at Wigoda, Gampaha arrested for misappropriating over Rs. 750 million of funds
-- [2 hours ago]
Foundation laid for 2,126th model village named after cricket legend Kumara Sangakkara
-- [3 hours ago]
Sports Minister clarifies that he has no involvement in team selections
-- [4 hours ago]
Area for leopard sightseeing at Kumana National Park closed off for tourists after worker killed
-- [5 hours ago]
Comprehensive probe into giving wrong bodies to families at Kalutara Hospital
-- [5 hours ago]
PNB recovers over 3 kg of heroin in a garage near Southern expressway entrance
Solar Industries Association seeks immediate approval for small solar power projects to end power crisis
US Navy ships USNS Millinocket and USS Spruance arrive in Sri Lanka's Hambantota Port for CARAT exercise
Two female deminers injured in landmine explosion in northern Sri Lanka

Copyright © 2000, 2016 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.