The Amnesty International indicated that the thirteen prisoners among the prisoners who were ordered for the capital punishment, are to be hung according to the President’s idea to activate the death panelty.
Since 1976, There are heaps of prisoners in the prison who received the death panelty but still waiting because of the capital punishment was confiscated from 1976. According to the President’s idea for the capital punishment for the prevention of drugs, the capital punishment to be active for the prisoners in the death panty list for the drugs. But the Amnesty International warned that this was a violation of human rights and worldwide accepted regulations.
Sri Lanka is bearing a bad reputations for treating prisoners inhumanly such as torturing and killing but so far prisoners were not hung. After activating the capital punishment, there could be more and more human rights violations prolific in the contry, the Amnesty International indicated.