President Maithripala Sirisena says Sri Lanka will go ahead with death penalty to drug dealers despite protests

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka will go ahead with implementing death penalty on drug dealers ending a near-half century moratorium on capital punishment, President Maithripala Sirisena today said, despite strong objections being raised against the move. President Sirisena earlier this month had told the Cabinet that he “was ready to sign the…

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