Sukhothai Provincial Prison helps exemplary prisoners


Sukhothai – The Sukhothai Provincial Prison has held an occupational training program and offered financial assistance to the inmates participating, lending them a helping hand in reintegrating back into the society.

Sukhothai Governor Maitree Traitilanan presided over the workshop with 200 inmates attending the event.

The program to provide prisoners with job training and funding is to mark the auspicious occasion of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s birthday anniversary on July 28th, 2019.

The governor handed out the financial assistance to three inmates at the event. A total of 31 inmates are shortlisted to benefit from the 760,000 baht fund.

Governor Maitree then personally returned citizen ID cards to prisoners who are about to complete their sentences. He is also overseeing the correction facility’s campaign to encourage inmates to quit smoking.