DGP Prisons visits Central Jail Srinagar
Srinagar: DGP Police & Prisons J&K, Dilbag Singh today visited Central Jail Srinagar and held security review meeting with Superintendent Central Jail, jail officers, Zonal SP, Dy.SP and CRPF officers on security duties.
During the meeting the DGP impressed upon the officers to ensure that the security of the Central Jail is further augmented in view of the incident of the rioting and violence in the Central Jail leading to serious intervention and action against those who caused damage to the jail buildings and other infrastructure.
Progress on the case FIR No. 19/2019 registered at Police Station Rainawari in this regard was reviewed with the Zonal SP and Dy.SP. It was reported that considerable progress has been made. Most of the accused persons have been identified and booked, shall be chargesheeted soon.
The DGP also visited carpentry unit of the jail were a large number of inmates are learning and making furniture items.
The DGP also took review of the newly taken up buildings including administrative block and special inmate blocks which are coming up in the premises for better working and living conditions of the jail staff and inmates.
The jail employees requested for further promotional avenues and hardship allowance to which DGP assured that the action is in progress.