RAK Ruler orders release of 56 inmates

RAS AL-KHAIMAH, 8th February, 2015 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras al-Khaimah, has ordered the release of 56 inmates, 21 of whom are Emiratis, serving terms in reformative and punitive institutions in the emirate.

The kind gesture aims to give released prisoners the chance to begin a new life and alleviate the suffering of their families.

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras al-Khaimah and Chairman of the Judicial Council, has directed the taking of all necessary measures to implement the RAK Ruler’s order in coordination with the General Command of Ras al-Khaimah Police.