The government has decided to indict some 1,000 former LTTE cadres who are currently in custody and release 23 former female LTTE cadres today (23).
Rehabilitation and Prison Reforms Minister D.E.W. Gunasekera has told the media that these former LTTEers are being held on charges of having been involved in terrorism.
From the rehabilitated female LTTE cadres, 23 persons are to be handed over to their relatives today (23).
Gunasekera has said the government has so far rehabilitated and released some 4,460 former LTTE cadres including 304 females.