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District Jail Kishtwar

The Sub Jail was upgraded to District Jail Kishtwar and shifted to a new structure with intake capacity of 100 inmates. The Jail was commissioned in March, 2012 in pursuance to SRO 117 dated 29th March, 2012 with a view to facilitate speedy trial of under trials facing their trial in Kishtwar District and to reduce over-crowding in other Jails. Relevant information with regard to this jail is as under:

Distance from Jammu Bus Stand to Jail 151 Kms
Mode of Transport Tata Sumo, Tempo Traveler, Buses, Taxi
Location of the Jail Giri Nagar Kishtwar
Climatic Conditions Summer: Pleasant
  Winter: Cold
Language spoken Urdu / Hindi
Lodgement Capacity of the Jail 80
Contact information (0) 01995-259879


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