KARACHI - Provincial Minister for Law and Prisons, Ayaz Soomro, has said that 26 prisoners have been released from the jails following a special remission granted by Sindh Chief Minister on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

In a statement issued here on Friday, he said that 1,008 prisoners will also get benefits on account of similar remission.

He further stated that the Chief Minister has granted two months’ remission in the imprisonment of prisoners on the occasion of Eidul Fitr.