Tag Archive: jail

Bangladeshi MacRitchie Reservoir Rapist Jailed 17 Years, Gets 24 Rotan Strokes

Bangladeshi construction worker Pramanik Liton was on Friday (May 19) sentenced to 17 years’ jail and 24 strokes of the cane for raping a hiker at MacRitchie Reservoir Park in 2015. Liton, 24, was convicted of four charges, including two…
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Study: Indonesian Jails Are Breeding Grounds For Terrorists

Prisons in Indonesia, notorious for being overpopulated and under- staffed, remain a fertile breeding ground for pro-ISIS militants, according to a new study. These structural problems within the prison system will continue to defeat efforts in deradicalisation, disengagement and rehabilitation,…
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