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DG Prisons visits Leh Jail interacts with inmates

Srinagar (Kashmir) - J&K, October 20th '2013: Director General Prisons Jammu and Kashmir Shri K. Rajendra Kumar, visited Leh Jail to review the security of the jail, besides, took stock of facilities being provided to the inmates. The DG Prisons was accompanied by Add. Deputy Commissioner Leh Sh. T. Morup, SP Leh Sh. Vivek Gupta and Medical Superintendent Leh Ms N Nurbo Angchok.

The DG Prisons held a security review meeting wherein he directed the officers to maintain a foolproof security of the jail and keep a close vigil to thwart any untoward incident. He laid stress on augmentation of reformatory, recreational and rehabilitation facilities for the jail inmates.

The DG Prisons visited the barracks where about two dozen inmates including three foreigners interacted with him. He enquired about the various facilities being provided to them. He assured that all legitimate help will be provided and more efforts will be put in to improve the living conditions of the inmates.

The DG Prison also took stock of the construction work of three barrack that are being constructed in the jail premises for the inmates. He asserted for early completion of the barrack and installation of surveillance gadget so that these are made available for use as early as possible.

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