Fitness Center for inmates


The Commissioner General of Prisons, Mr.Nishan Dhanasinghe opened the fully equipped modern  fitness centre on July 03, 2018 at 10.00 A.M. at the Welikada Prison. 

The project was sponsored by the kind hearts of Head of “Power world”, Mr.Thalawov Ali Leema and the Head of “ Harvest International” , Mr.Rodney Perera. Further, Commissioners of Prisons, Superintendent of Welikada Prisons, Mr.M.F.Lahir, Chief Jailor, Mr. Mohan Karunarathna, and several Prison Officers joined this important event. 

In this occasion, Mr.Lahir expressed that the significance of establishing fitness centers for inmates is not only to improve their fitness but to avoid using drugs by inmates already used and inmates who may use drug in the future  as well.