DGP, Prisons visits Central Jail Srinagar
V. K. Singh, IPS, Director General of Police, Prisons, J&K today visited Central Jail Srinagar to take stock of security arrangements & to evaluate the general living conditions available in the jail. Sr. Superintendent Central Jail Srinagar Tej Ram Katoch, CO 82 Bn CRPF Bal Krishna & other officers were present
during the visit.
According to police spokesman, The DGP inspected all barracks, hospital, quarantine, CCTV control room, video- conferencing facility, kitchen & other sections of the jail. He inspected progress of Interview Room, Recreation hall, Gym, Bakery Shop, Barber shop and Prison Inmate Calling System. He interacted with the inmates regarding food, accommodation and medical facilities available in the jail. He was informed by the Medical Officer regarding
Precautionary measures taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the jail. The DG directed the staff for strict adherence to SOP issued in this regard.
He instructed the Jail Superintendent to exercise vigil & take necessary measures for welfare of staff & inmates. He also reviewed the ongoing construction works & directed the technical wing to ensure quality and pace.