People arrested for extremist acts to be sent to rehab; Extraordinary Gazette issued

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Colombo (News 1st); An Extraordinary Gazette highlighting regulations on the rehabilitation of any person who surrenders or is taken into custody for extremism, was issued on Saturday (13).Accordingly, these Regulations may be cited as the Prevention of Terrorism (De-radicalization from holding violent extremist religious ideology) Regulations No.

01 of 2021.The objective of these regulations shall be to ensure, that any person who surrenders or is taken into custody on suspicion of being a person who by words either spoken or intended to be read or by signs or by visible representations or otherwise, causes or intends to cause commission of acts of violence or religious, racial or communal disharmony or feelings of ill will or hostility.

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