Inside Haryana Prisons
Uploaded: 5 months ago; Last updated: 5 months ago ; Date of Publication: 2019
December 2017 - May 2018
This report was commissioned by HALSA and assigned to CHRI in compliance with an order passed by the Supreme Court in Re: Inhuman Conditions in 1382 Prisons (hereinafter referred to as ‘Re Inhuman case’)4where the court directed all State Legal Services Authorities (SLSAs) to conduct studies on prison conditions.
The report is based on a study conducted by CHRI’s team of all these prisons and interviews with 475 prisoners conducted between December 2017 and May 2018. Our team also interacted with prison officers and representatives of legal services institutions to better understand the complexities of the prison system.