Prisons Department working towards inmates’ ‘meaningful sentence’, ‘ productive activities’: Dilbagh Singh
Releases Department’s Quarterly Newsletter, says annual publication to have articles by prisoners, staff
Jammu: Director General Prisons, J&K, Dilbagh Singh Saturday said that the Department was working towards a “meaningful sentence” of the inmates in the state, who can be engaged in “productive activities”.
Singh was speaking on the sidelines of releasing the Prisons Department’s quarterly Newsletter in the state’s winter capital Jammu.
The DGP Prisons released the newsletter in presence of DIG Prisons Dr M S Lone.
The Prisons Department, Singh said, was making “constant efforts to ensure that the inmates lodged in the Prisons undergo meaningful sentence and are engaged in productive activities”.
The department, Singh said, intended to “highlight its activities especially those related to reformation and rehabilitation through this newsletter”.
The DGP Prisons informed that an Annual Publication, which shall include articles by the prisoners and staff is also in the pipe line.
The Newsletter depicts various events and activities of the Prisons Department during the second half of 2018 and 2019. The Booklet also demonstrate pictorially the achievements of the Department during the recent past.
Other senior officers of J&K Prisons Department present on the occasion were technical Officer to DGP, Shabir Ahmed and staff Officer to DGP Saba Shawl.