212 prisoners get Royal Pardon

July 22, 2017

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the Supreme Commander, has issued a Royal Pardon to a number of prisoners convicted in different cases, according to a statement by the ROP.

His Majesty the Sultan pardoned 212 prisoners on the occasion of Renaissance Day. “On the occasion of Renaissance Day, July 23, 2017, His Majesty the Sultan has pardoned a number of prisoners,” the statement read.

Of the 212 inmates who were pardoned, 67 of them were expatriates, an ROP official said.