ACS, Addl IG pay visit to district jail to review security arrangements.

MULTAN -- Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) South Punjab, Saqib Zafar, Additional IG Police South Punjab, Maqsood Ul Hasan, paid a visit to the District Jail to review security arrangements here on Tuesday.

They inspected the central control room and took a briefing about CCTV cameras working and the security system.

They also visited the jail kitchen, checked the quality of food, visited the prison hospital, and inquired about the health of sick prisoners and the treatment facilities being provided to them.

They also inspected the library and the PCO established for the prisoners. Both officers met the prisoners and inquired about their grievances.

ACS Saqib Zafar, while talking on the occasion, said the government was trying its best to improve the state of prisons and ensure the availability of electric fans, quality of food and clean drinking water in prisons, adding that provision of facilities and the improvement in the environment will last very positive effect of prisoners.

He expressed satisfaction with the provision of facilities and cleanliness standards in the district jail.


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