Prisoners' Rights: Gauhati High Court orders State authorities to ensure a Gynaecologist visits prison twice a month

The Court also called for an action taken report by State Legal Services Authorities over the fact that 100s of undertrials have been languishing in prisons despite getting bail as they couldn't satisfy bail conditions.
Gauhati High Court
Gauhati High Court

The Gauhati High Court Monday ordered the States of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Nagaland to ensure proper medical facilities for the prisoners in the jail, especially gynaecologist for women prisoners.

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