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Prisons in Tamil Nadu continue to rake in moolah
The Hindu

Prisons in Tamil Nadu continue to rake in moolah

They record an earning of Rs. 47.87 crore made by inmates in 2015 Prisons in Tamil Nadu remain on top of other States when it comes to earnings through productivity. The State Prison Department earned Rs. 47.87 crore revenue in 2015, which is a ... The Hindu, 13 hours ago

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The troubling faces of Nigerian prisons

Of late, the Nigerian prison system has been in the news not on account of any reformative or corrective strides it has recorded, but on account of deep-seated weaknesses, that criminal elements and equally corrupt prison officials are exploiting to ...
 The Guardian Nigeria4 weeks ago Security Crisis in Nigeria Prisons -By Kareem Abdulrasaq  OpinionNigeria1 month ago Security Crisis In Nigeria Prisons  Nigerian Voice1 month ago

Abolish concept of borstal school, Madras HC tells governement

Chennai: The borstal school concept has outlived its purpose, and the Tamil Nadu government must consider repealing the Borstal Schools Act, a five-judge bench of the Madras high court has suggested. It also quashed an August 12, 2008 order of the ...
 Times of India1 month ago Abolish borstal school concept, Madras HC suggests to TN govt  Times of India1 month ago

Cameras serve just an administrative purpose

: The absence of CCTV cameras at the dispensary ward of the high-security Puzhal Central Prison where Ramkumar is claimed to have self-electrocuted himself has come as a surprise to many. Incidentally, the Tamil Nadu Urban Local Bodies (Installation ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

HC quashes TN govt order on borstal schools

Chennai, Aug 31 (PTI) The Madras High Court today quashed a Tamil Nadu government order declaring all the sub-jails in the state as borstal schools and suggested it to repeal the Tamil Nadu Borstal Schools Act, 1925, saying it has outlived its ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago
The Hindu

Court suggests repeal of Borstal Act

A specially-constituted five-judge Bench of the Madras High Court has recommended that the State government repeal the Tamil Nadu Borstal School Act, 1925, since it had outlived its purpose. The Bench comprising Justices A. Selvam, M.
 The Hindu1 month ago
New Indian Express

'Borstal Schools Act outdated, does not serve any purpose'

CHENNAI: Holding that the Borstal Schools Act has become outdated, as it was enacted in 1925 and it does not serve the purpose any more, Madras High Court has suggested to the State government to revisit the Act. A specially constituted ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Low-grade material suppliers to Yerawada Jail get the boot, banned!

Yerawada Prison has unleashed a tough ban on material suppliers delivering inferior quality goods to prisons in Maharashtra, for periods spanning three to 20 years Additional DG and IG (Prisons) Dr. B. K.Upadhay black-listed six firms and banned ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier2 months ago

Marshalans donate to Ghana Prisons

The Dansoman branch of the Knight and Ladies of Marshal, a Catholic-friendly society, on Wednesday, presented tools and machines worth GH¢10,000 to the Senior Correction Centre of the Ghana Prison Service in Accra. The presentation, which ...
 Ghanaian month ago

Jailbreaks: Signs of a failing prison system

Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.) Experts, in this report by RAMON OLADIMEJI , say successive jailbreaks and riots in Nigerian prisons within the last three months are not a coincidence but telltale signs of the age-long ...
 Nigeria Punch1 month ago
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