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The Feni District Jail which was built in 1915 at Masterpara area of the town was relocated at Ranirhat under Kazirbag after 103 years on Saturday. The photo shows prisoners being taken to the new jail under police escort.	photo: Observer

The Feni District Jail which was built in 1915 at Masterpara area of the town was relocated at Ranirhat under Kazirbag after 103 years on Saturday. The photo shows prisoners being taken to the new jail under police escort. photo: Observer

FENI, Jan 12: The district jail which was built in 1915 at Masterpara area of the town was relocated at Ranirhat under Kazirbag after 103 years on Saturday.
Centring the hundred-year old jail, the prisoners and their relatives have many memories. The jail that remained abuzz with crowd will now turn into a silent area, said locals.
On Friday, the documents and other objects were moved to the new location, while from early Saturday morning, the prisoners were transferred under strict vigilance of the authority.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the new jail through a video-conference on November 1 last. The new jail can accommodate 350 prisoners and is monitored by CCTV        camera.






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