Classification of prisoners West Bengal Correctional Services Act, 1992

CHAPTER VII [Section 24 to 24. Classification of prisoners. – (1) The prisoners detained in correctional homes shall be classified as follows :- (a) civil prisoners, (b) criminal prisoners, (c) under-trial prisoners, (d) convicted prisoners, (e) habitual offenders, (f) non-habitual offenders, (g) political prisoners, (h) detenus, (i) lunatics-criminal and non-criminal. (2) The prisoners referred to… Read More Classification of prisoners West Bengal Correctional Services Act, 1992

Administration of correctional homes under West Bengal Correctional Services Act, 1992

CHAPTER IV Administration of correctional homes 5. Chief officer and other officers of correctional services. – (1) The Inspector General of Prisons, Additional Inspector General of Prisons and Deputy Inspector General of Prisons under the Prisons Act, 1894, shall, on and from the date of commencement of this Act, be designated as the Inspector General… Read More Administration of correctional homes under West Bengal Correctional Services Act, 1992

West Bengal Correctional Services Act, 1992

Chapters:- Preliminary Establishment of different categories of correctional home Functions of correctional homes Administration of correctional homes Administration of prisoners Delivery of prisoners Classification of prisoners Advisory Boards Visitors Care and treatment of prisoners Educational facilities Hygiene and sanitary arrangements Medical administration and medical care Recreation Letters, interviews and interrogations Labour and wages in correctional… Read More West Bengal Correctional Services Act, 1992

Premature release of Convicts in Tamil Nadu

Advisory Board to consider premature release of convicts As per rule 335 of the Tamil Nadu Prison Manual Vol II. An Advisory Board for each Central Prison & Special Prison for Women Vellore & Trichy for considering cases for premature release of prisoners undergoing imprisonment for life who have completed 14 years of actual imprisonment. The Advisory Board… Read More Premature release of Convicts in Tamil Nadu