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DG Prisons inspects Reasi Jail

Jammu - J&K, February 17th 2018: In the late afternoon on 16.02.2018, the Director General of Police, Prisons J&K Shri Dilbag Singh, IPS after inspecting Udhampur Jail paid a surprise visit to Sub Jail Reasi with a view to familiarize with the arrangements in place and at the same time review the security and infrastructure requirements. He inspected whole of the premises and also interacted with the prisoners lodged there. As Reasi now being a regular district, the DGP Prisons desired to name the Sub Jail as District Jail Reasi and matter will be taken with the appropriate authority in this regard. The DGP Prisons also desired to have Reasi Jail with larger area to cater the future needs and at the same time keeping in mind the present concept of prison being reformatory institution for which more land is required and the District SP and Superintendent Jail have been given the task to liaison with Revenue authority in this regard on priority.

Overall condition of Reasi Jail though being small but was found to be satisfactory and well managed. The DGP was accompanied by Shri Tahir Ahmad SSP Reasi and Ajay Kumar, DySP besides his staff officer.

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