Jail reforms

Himachal jail reforms: Technology helps prisons open up

 Prisons in Himachal Pradesh are no bar for the inmates wanting to keep in touch with their families and friends, even across borders and seas. A video-conferencing facility, perhaps the first in Indian prisons, is bringing them face to face with the outer world.

Jan 04, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

Comprehensive master plan for jail reforms in Punjab

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal directed Jails department to prepare a comprehensive master plan for overall development of prisons in the state, besides construction of new sub-jails.

Feb 02, 2013, 18:42 PM IST

`Jail reforms legislation to be introduced soon`

Badal said new jails would come up at Faridkot, Mansa and Nabha to cope with the rush of prisoners.

Nov 03, 2011, 18:17 PM IST