500 prisoners to be released from Rajshahi jail soon
Published : Thursday, 9 April, 2020 at 3:27 PM Count : 410
As many as 500 prisoners are set to be released from Rajshahi jail very soon in a bid to prevent the spread of coronavirus among its inmates.
The jail authorities recommended for their release at the beginning of the running week.
At present, a total of 3,400 prisoners are in the jail where there are place of 1,450 people.
For this, the risk of spreading the virus in the prison rises as social distance is not maintaining there.
Senior jail super Gius Uddin confirmed the matter to newsmen on Thursday.