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Central Jail Jammu, Kotbhalwal

Jail at kotbhalwal became functional in 1999 following the SRO 97 dated 01-03-1999 & was reclassified as Central Jail vide SRO No.82 dated 05-03-2001 and since then it is under the command & Control of Prison Department, J&K. Relevant information with regard to this jail is as under:

Distance from  Jammu Bus Stand to Jail 14 Kms
Mode of Transport Matador, Bus, 3-Wheeler and Taxi
Location of the Jail Kotbhawal, Jammu.
Climatic Conditions Summer:Hot 
Winter : Cold
Language spoken English / Dogri / Hindi/ Urdu
Lodgement capacity of the Jail 902
Total area of land 173 Kanals, 8 Marlas
Name of the Sr. Superintendent Jail Sh. Veerinder Kumar Bhat
Contact information (O)  0191-2623975
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