Hon. Minister of Justice and Prison Reforms, Mrs. Thalatha Atukorale and Hon. Deputy Minster, Mr. H.R.Sarathie Dushmantha Mithrapala made an observation tour to the Prison Headquarters, Welikada Prison, Prison Hospital, and Female Section on 22 June 2018. Several visitors including the Secretary to the Ministry of Justice and Prison Reforms, Mrs.W.M.M.R.Adikari participated to the occasion. At this tour, Hon. Minister listened to grievances of prisoners observed methodologies of rehabilitation in Sri Lanka Prisons.
After, Hon. Minister had a discussion on steps to be taken to improve the Department of Prisons with the Commissioner General of Prisons, Commissioner of Prisons, Directors, and Superintendents of Prisons.