Sheikh Khalifa pardons 3,005 prisoners ahead of Ramadan

Sheikh Khalifa pardons 3,005 prisoners ahead of Ramadan

The financial obligations of the released prisoners will also be settled.



By Wam

Published: Fri 3 May 2019, 1:27 PM

Last updated: Sat 4 May 2019, 12:09 AM

The President, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has ordered the release of 3,005 prisoners serving various sentences in the UAE.
The financial obligations of the released prisoners will also be settled ahead of the holy month of Ramadan.
The gesture is part of President Sheikh Khalifa's attempt to provide prisoners an opportunity to start a new life and alleviate their families hardships.
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