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DG Prisons reviews security at Pooch Jail

Jammu - J&K, October 29th '2013: Director General Prisons, Shri K. Rajendra Kumar visited Poonch 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 Poonch Sh. Arvind Sharma, SP Poonch Sh. Shamsheer Hussain, Commandant JKAP 6th Bn. Sh. Farid Ahmad and Dy. Supdtt. JKAP 6th Bn. Sh. Girdhari Lal.

The DG Prisons first visited the Jail barracks and interacted with the jail inmates both male and female. He enquired about the various facilities being provided to them. He assured that all legitimate help will be provided and all efforts will be put in to improve the living conditions of the inmates. DG Prisons issued the directions to engaged the inmates in educational activities as well as different vocational trainings so that the inmates will learn various skills that can go a long way in their rehabilitation when they finish their jail term.

Later on, a security review meeting was held with the Superintendent of jail, where the security and safety of the prison and prisoners was discussed in details. DG Prison directed to install surveillance gadget to improve the security in the jail.

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