District Jail at Poonch was declared unsafe for lodgement of prisoners by the Competent Authority in the year 2016. Repair/renovation works were started in the year 2018 and the new District Jail was commissioned in September, 2021. Relevant information with regard to this jail is as under:
Distance from Jammu Bus Stand to Jail
Mode of Transport
Tata Sumo, Tempo Traveler, Buses, Taxi
Location of the Jail
Near Head Post Office Poonch
Opposite Bridger Pritam Park, Poonch.