BUREAU OF THE COMMISSIONER GENERAL OF REHABILITATION
"MINISTRY OF PRISON REFORMS,REHABILITATION, RESETTLEMENT AND HINDU RELIGIOUS AFFAIRS"

104 Female Beneficiaries Undergoing Rehabilitation Visit Parliament

A group of 104 female beneficiaries undergoing the rehabilitation program conducted by the BCGR had the opportunity to visit the Sri Lankan Parliament on 9th December 2011. Their visit to the country's supreme legislature gave them a first-hand experience of the functioning of this key democratic institution. During the visit, the group was able to watch Committee Stage of the Budget debate when the votes of the Ministry of Prison Reform and Rehabilitation were taken up for detailed consideration.

Commissioner General of Rehabilitation Major General Chandana Rajaguru and other BCGR officials accompanied the group on their visit to Parliament.

This group of Ex LTTE female cadres are due to complete their one-year Rehabilitation Program and be reintegrated shortly thereafter in to society