The Chief Secretary, Mohammad Iqbal Khandey Tuesday, released J&K Prisons News Letter in presence of Director General of Prisons K. Rajendra Kumar at a function here.
On the occasion, DG Prisons informed the Chief Secretary about various reformative and rehabilitation measures taken by the Prisons Department for the welfare of the inmates. He said the Education programmes, vocational and skill development training, and other sports and culture activities, besides facilities of grievance redressal are being provided to the inmates.
Kumar also informed about the measures taken by the Prisons Department to improve the skills, upgrade the knowledge, enhance the capacity of the prison staff and incorporate best prison practices.
He said that Prisons Department is also going to launch a magazine soon.