Jayapura, Jubi – Members of the military will be granted sentence cuts , an official said.
Papua’s Law and Human Rights Office’s correctional division head Johan Yarangga told Jubi, on Tuesday (10/8/2015) that those who have permanent legal status as a convict would be granted sentence cuts.
“The military has just asked for remissions for their members who are convicts this year,” he said.
Separately, chief of Information Military Command (Kapendam) XVII / Cenderawasih, Lt Col Tegus PR to Jubi said, until now the military has not known about the remissions mentioned.
“I do not know, I’ll check it first whether there is a remission or not. I’ll give you a call again, ” he said via cell phone.
Until this news was released, there has been no official information related to how many military prisoner will grant remission. (Roy Ratumakin/ Tina)