Sharjah Ruler pardons 187 prisoners ahead of Ramadan

SHARJAH — H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has ordered the release of 187 prisoners of various nationalities from punitive and reformative institutions in the Emirate of Sharjah, on the occasion of the advent of the Holy Month of Ramadan.

Brigadier Saif Al Shamsi, Commander-in-Chief of Sharjah Police, expressed sincere thanks and deep appreciation for Sharjah Ruler’s humanitarian gesture to pardon the prisoners, which stems from his keenness to bring happiness to their families, help pardoned individuals to get a fresh start in life, and support them to reintegrate into the community and resume a new life.

Source: Emirates News Agency