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PG Office creates committee to review past charges

06 December 2018, MVT 11:46
Prosecutor General Aishath Bisham at a press conference. PHOTO: HUSSAIN WAHEED / MIHAARU
06 December 2018, MVT 11:46

The Prosecutor General's (PG) Office, on Wednesday, announced the creation of a committee which will be responsible for reviewing previously pressed charges and allocated a 45-day period to submit complaints to it.

The PG Office released a statement asserting their legal right to review or alter charges previously pressed by the office as well as the right to review regulations regarding pre-trial detainment and ensure that these are followed.

Complaint submission forms can be attained from PG Office branches across the country by individuals who wish to submit complaints regarding charges levelled by the PG office and conditions or circumstances of their pre-trial detainment.

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