Prisoners who have completed their sentences will remain incarcerated for the next 14 days.
The move according to prisons authorities is intended to safeguard them from getting infected with COVID- 19 in case they get into contact with an infected person.
The prisons Spokesperson Frank Baine says the decision is in line with presidential directive of restricting movements of people in a fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
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