Official News & Events » Current Events

Annual Jail Superintendents Conference 2013


Shri K. Rajendra Kumar, IPS Director General of Prisons addressing the Jail Superintendents during
Annual Jail Superintendents Conference 2013 at Central Jail Kotbhalwal, Jammu

Jammu - J&K, November 14th '2013: Annual Jail Superintendents Conference was organized by the J&K Prisons Department at Conference Hall, Central Jail Kotbhalwal, under the Chairmanship of Shri K. Rajendra Kumar, IPS Director General of Prisons. The Conference was attended by the Deputy Inspector General of Prisons, all Jail Superintendents, Prison Medical Officers & Prisons Staff. The Conference was organized with the aim of sharing ideas for improving the Prison Management System and providing opportunities for professional development of the Correctional Administration.

On this occasion, the Director General of Prisons emphasized on the need to adopt modern technology for improving the security in the Prisons as well as Best Prison Practices. He said focus on Reformatory and Rehabilitative Programmes will be top priority on the Departments Agenda followed by Staff Welfare and Infrastructure development. He dealt in length with the essentials of three R’s i.e Rehabilitation, Reformation and Reintegration of the Prison Inmates and the steps that are required to be taken for achieving the organizational objectives.

During the conference, Presentation were made by all Jail Superintendents related to the working of their respective Jails and imperative issues pertaining to the security and Correctional Services. The Presentations were followed by an Open Discussion on Jail Reformation and Rehabilitation of Offenders, Health Care, Implementation of various Judicial Rulings, MHA/ State Government Advisories, Fiscal, Technical and Legal Issues.

Officials of Jammu & Kashmir prisons Department during Annual Jail Superintendents Meet 2013

Home l About Department l Prisons l Photo Gallery l News l Reforms l Right to Information l Downloads l Tenders l Contact us