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President Announces Special Remission In Sentences on Eid

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on the advice of Prime Minister Imran Khan has granted special remission in sentences of the prisoners on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

According to a notification issued by the Interior Ministry, the special remission from 45 to 90 days has been granted subject to the nature of the crime.

“The special remission does not apply to those convicted for murder, espionage, anti-state activities, sectarianism, adultery, robbery, dacoity, kidnapping, culpable homicide and terrorist acts and also those undergoing sentences under the Foreigners Act, 1946,” read a notification.