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Reformation block at Central Jail Jammu, Kot Bhalwal inaugurated by
Hon’ble Minister of State for Home

 

Hon’ble Minister of State for Home Shri Nasir Aslam Wani during inauguration of Reformation block at Central Jail Jammu, Kot Bhalwal alongwith Principal Secretary to Govt. Home Department, Shri B.R. Sharma, Director General of Prisons, Shri Navin Agarwal and other dignitaries.

Jammu (Jammu & Kashmir) November 07, 2012: Hon’ble Minister of State for Home Shri Nasir Aslam Wani paid a visit to Central Jail Jammu, Kot Bhalwal and inaugurated a newly developed Reformation Block there. The Reformation Block comprises of Yoga and Meditation Centre, Art and Craft Centre, Physical Fitness Centre and Skill Development Centre. Prisoners will now be put through various stages of reformation as per the aptitude and ability.

Speaking on the occasion Shri Nasir Aslam Wani said that he was impressed to see the facilities being provided to the jail inmates and the new measures that are being taken for their physical and mental well being. He also appreciated the efforts being done to reform them and make them good citizens. He also interacted with the inmates who expressed pleasure over the environment now prevailing inside the jail.

Shri Wani was accompanied by Shri B.R. Sharma, IAS Principal Secretary to Govt. Home Department, J&K and Shri Ashok Prasad, IPS Director General of Police, J&K. Shri Navin Agarwal, IPS Director General of Prisons, J&K gave a detailed resume of the activities being undertaken inside the various jails of the state, and proposed measures for improving various aspects of correctional administration.

 

Hon’ble Minister of State for Home Shri Nasir Aslam Wani during inauguration of newly
constructed Conference Hall in the premises of the Central Jail Jammu, Kot Bhalwal
alongwith Principal Secretary to Govt. Home Department, Shri B.R. Sharma,
Director General of Prisons, Shri Navin Agarwal & other dignitaries.

Shri Nasir Aslam Wani also inaugurated the newly constructed Conference Hall in the premises of the Central Jail Jammu, Kot Bhalwal. Among those present on the occasion were Shri Ashok Prasad, IPS Director General of Police, J&K, Shri B.R.Sharma, IAS Principal Secretary to Govt. Home Department, J&K, Shri Navin Agarwal, IPS Director General of Prisons, J&K, Shri K. Rajendera, IPS ADGP Armed, Law & Order, Shri Dilbagh Singh, IPS IGP Jammu Zone, Shri G.J.Singh IG CRPF Jammu Zone, Shri Mohd Sultan Lone, DIG Prisons, Shri Prabhat Singh, IPS SSP Jammu, Shri N.D.Khwaja Xen PCD J&K, Shri Dinesh Sharma, Superintendent District Jail Jammu and Smt Rajni Sehgal, Superintendent Central Jail Jammu, Kot Bhalwal, other senior prison officers, respectable citizens and media persons. Representatives from NGOs like Manuranjan Kala Kender, Art and Living Organization, Param Pita Bhram Kumari Organization and Shanti Niketan Bal Bhawan were also present.

Also view the Photo Gallery of the inauguration of Reformation block at Central Jail Jammu

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