• Remission of sentence creates a hope of early release in prisoners motivating them to be disciplined, exhibit better work culture which results in their reformation and successful rehabilitation.
  • Remissions are classified as ordinary remission and special remissions.
  • No remission is allowed for sentence awarded for default of fine.
  • Remission for two days each per month are allowed for good conduct and good work.
  • Special remission not exceeding 60 days in a year may be given to any prisoners for special services.