Correctional Facilities in Assam - 2018

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Assam

2018 - 2020

English

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The prisons in the country and more particularly, Assam, are in an especially vulnerable position in the fight against COVID 19. It is true that Assam’s correctional homes or prisons are better placed nationally with respect to several parameters, such as the perennial problem of overcrowding that afflicts most Indian correctional homes . But with a dilapidated health infrastructure and heavy shortage of medical personnel, correctional homes in Assam are potentially among the most vulnerable institutions when it comes to health crises.

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Parked in Lot - Consolidated report on the ...

Dutta, A. et al, (2018), Parked in Lot: A Consolidated Report on the Correctional Homes, Assam, 2018 India, Vol. 1

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Parked in Lot (Volume 2) - Consolidated report ...

Dutta, A. et al, (2018), Parked in Lot: A Consolidated Report on the Correctional Homes, Assam, 2018 India, Vol. 2

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Legal Services in Assam; Vision, deficiencies ...

A consultation meeting was organised by Studio Nilima in collaboration with the Assam State Legal Services Authority (ASLSA) on March 30, 2019 at the Circuit House in Guwahati, Assam, India. The objective of the meeting was to create a collaborative space for sharing knowledge and experience amongst the various stakeholders such as the Inspector General of Prisons, Representatives of the Department of Social Welfare and Secretaries of the District Legal Services Authorities (DLSA).

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RTI replies data sheet

This dataset is compiled from the RTI applications sent to the concerned authorities to analyse the status of correctional facilities in Assam.