DODA, FEBRUARY 09
In compliance with the directions of the Supreme Court of India and as per protocol prepared by the District Legal Services Authority, the UnderTrial Review Committee (UTRC) today inspected District Jail Bhaderwah to review cases of all under-trial prisoners.
The Committee consisted of Chairman, District Legal Service Authority and Principal District & Sessions Judge Bhaderwah, District Magistrate Doda, SSP Doda, Secretary/ Sub Judge DLSA, Superintendent of Jail Bhaderwah, besides other Officers and officials.
During the visit, the Committee took stock of basic necessities available to the prisoners, including clean drinking water, food, medical care, sanitation, proper clothing and bedding hygiene in kitchen, toilets and barracks etc.
The Committee also interacted with the inmates to listen to their grievances and issued on-the-spot directions to the concerned authorities regarding the redressal of genuine concerns of the prisoners there.