LAHORE – The Punjab government has on Tuesday announced that the inmates in 30 Jails will get good food including Sehr and Iftar during the month of Ramdan 2017.
The provincial government the affluent individuals of the province have allocated funds for special arrangements for provision of basic facilities to inmates at least during Ramadan.
IG jail Khana jat, Farooq Nazir, spoke to Pakistan Today and said that the government has arranged for the provision of Iftar and Sehr to the inmates in 30 jails, PakistanToday reported.
He added that the government has ensured that there will be no load shedding during taraweeh prayers or any other prayer so that the inmates could say their prayers in congregation.
He said that the prisoners will be provided with milk and rooh afza along with delectable food during the month.
The IG said that foolproof arrangements have been made for the security of the jails. He added that the visit hours of the relatives of the inmates have also been changed. He further said that during the month all visitors will be respected and that the managements of all of the jails of the province have been guided to pay heed to their grievances.