J-K DG Prisons visits UP, interacts with detenues from UT

JAMMU: Director General of Prisons of Jammu and Kashmir V K Singh on Sunday visited Uttar Pradesh and interacted with 17 detenues from the Union Territory who are lodged in the Lucknow district jail, an official spokesman said here.

             At present 220 detenues from Jammu and Kashmir are lodged in six jails of Uttar Pradesh and Singh would be taking up the matter regarding “e-mulaqat” with the Uttar Pradesh jail administration to enable Kashmir-based relatives to interact with the detenues lodged in UP jails over video-conference, the spokesman said. (AGENCIES)