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Interior ministry: Pardons issued for 248 prisoners

Tuesday 21/November/2017 - 03:33 PM
Sada El Balad
Sada ElBalad- Basant Ahmed
The Prison Service Sector in the Interior Ministry issued pardons on Tuesday، for 112 prisoners.

Moreover، 136 other prisoners were granted Conditional releases.

Last month، Conditional releases and pardons issued for 208 prisoners.

On October، The Prison Service Sector in the Interior Ministry issued pardons، for 116 prisoners on the occasion of Eid Al Adha.، Eid al-Adha، called the "Sacrifice Feast"، is the second of two Muslim holidays celebrated worldwide each year.

According to the constitution، the Egyptian president has the right to issue pardons for convicted prisoners after consulting with the Cabinet.

It has been a regular practice that Egypt’s presidents pardon prisoners during national and religious occasions.

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