DG Khan now a new prisons region in Punjab.


DERA GHAZI KHAN -- Dera Ghazi Khan has now emerged as a separate prisons region for better management elevating the number of prison department regions in Punjab from five to six. Police spokesman said, process of reforms in Punjab was in progress under the leadership of Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar. He added that there were five prisons region in Punjab including Lahore, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sahiwal, and Multan region functioning under IG prisons Punjab. Multan region used to cover the whole of south Punjab including DG Khan and owing to management related issues, DG Khan has now been notified as a separate prisons region. DG Khan region would now comprise central jail DG Khan, district jails in Layyah, Muzaffargarh and Rajanpur and would function under the supervision of a DIG rank prisons department official. The...

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