Punjab government to construct jails with modern technology

Punjab Govt. announced to have modern jails

Chandigarh, February 6, Sandipan Sharma: The Chief Minister Punjab has given his nod to set up ultra advanced prisons particularly in the recently structured regions in the state. Furthermore this the outline and arrangement for three ultra-advanced high security new prisons at Amritsar, Bathinda and Muktsar to be developed at a sum expense of about Rs. 300 crore inside two years has likewise been sanction.

The new correctional facilities heading up might be provided with CCTV Polaroid’s, Mobile Jammers and other security supplies to guarantee legitimate security in these approaching Jails in addition.

The Minister likewise said that the legislature was completely cognizant of the issues being confronted by the jail staff in taking care of the nexus between the pill merchants and the detainees in the prisons and to break this nexus the state government has chosen to enable the superintendents of correctional facilities to hunt the detainees and behavior criminal undertaking under NDPC Act.

The matter was being brought up with the CM before last usage, said the clergyman. The Minister has asked the officers to direct far reaching hunt operations in Punjab jails with a perspective to catching the frightful material posturing security risk from the correctional facility detainees.

To guarantee auspicious therapeutic help to the detainees, the Minister said that a board containing Superintendent Jail, Medical Officer of the Jail and Civil Surgeon have been constituted to distinguish the Psychiatrist, Pediatrician, Gynecologist and different experts’ accessible by the boss specialists of the territory to be on the board of the correctional facility office.