101th  Basic Residential Training Course for Prison Guard

101th  basic residential training for 335 newly recruited prison guards to the Department of Prisons was started at the new prison complex – Angunakolapelessa on November27,2017.

Ceremony was held under the patronage of the Commissioner General of Prisons, Mr.Nishan Danasinghe, Commissioner of Prisons (Rehabilitation) and Commissioner of Southern Province, Mr.Emil Ranjan Lamahewage, Superintendent of Prisons/Director Training, Mr.M.F.Lahir, Superintendent of Weeravila Prison, Mr.Gamini Dissanayake, New Superintendent of Angunakolapelessa Prison, Mr.W.A.D.C.Karunarathne, Assistant Superintendent of Matara Prison, Mr.Siridath Dammika, Chief Jailor of the Center for Research and  Research and Training in Corrections, Mr.L.P.Warnakulasuriya, and New Chief Jailor of Angunakolapelessa Prison, Mr. Indika Lasath Kumara participated to the opening ceremony.
Superintendent of Prisons/Director Training Mr.Lahir arranged all activities in relation to this training.