Comilla jail stuffed with 3,029 prisoners

National Desk, Rashedul Islam Biplob , Staff Reporter: Dhaka Office: Comilla jail stuffed with 3,029 prisoners, The 224-12 months-vintage Comilla Central jail, which turned into designed to accommodate 1,742 prisoners, is maintaining is three,029, the double than its capacity.

The prisoners face vitamins, health and sanitation troubles due to the overcrowding, in step with a supply inside the jail.

The lady inmates are struggling a good deal for lack of ok bathrooms within the prison.

The unhygienic circumstance of the prison is spreading distinct sorts of contagious diseases like pores and skin problems, tuberculosis, typhoid, and dysentery, the supply said.

Saimur Uddin, assistant jailer of the prison, stated the number of male inmates is now 2,902, even as that of lady is 1,027 and youngsters around 15. There are also 8 overseas inmates.

The jail turned into established on 67acres of land in 1792.

It turned into later modernised in 1962. However, there was no preservation works seeing that then.
The authentic stated a brand new building can be constructed at the equal vicinity soon.


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