Egypt releases 4,199 pardoned inmates on Eid Al-Adha

El-Sayed Gamal El-Din , Sunday 16 Jun 2024

The Ministry of Interior released 4,199 inmates on Sunday after they received presidential pardons in celebration of Eid Al-Adha.


The inmates were released in a ceremony held at the 10th of Ramadan Correctional and Rehabilitation Centre.

Egypt releases hundreds of prisoners, including debtors, from correctional centres on religious and national occasions.

The ministry's Community Protection Sector had determined eligibility for pardoning among inmates nationwide.

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