Law on Amnesty Signed by President of Tajikistan


Dushanbe, 25 October 2019 (GNP):  President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon signed into law the amnesty bill to enacting a mass amnesty affecting 20,000 people. The bill was approved by the Parliament of Tajikistan and then later vetted and approved by the President of Tajikistan. The bill was proposed by the President to mark the 25th anniversary of the Central Asian nation’s constitution. The law aims to implement the principle of humanity. It is important to note that relevant authorities must fully implement the law within two months and submit a detailed report to the President. The full text of the law will be published and share widely in media. GNP