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PB-LD REMISSION - Remission of sentence upto one yr for convicted Pb prisoners

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Chandigarh, Aug 13 (PTI) Convicted prisoners in Punjab's jails would be granted remission of up to one year in their sentences.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh had recommended the remission in prison sentences as a goodwill gesture on the occasion of the 70th Independence Day.
The recommendation was approved late tonight by Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore who is vested with powers to grant the same under provisions of Article 161 of the Constitution.
A spokesperson of the Chief Mini ...