“Is humour banished from prisons?” Bombay High Court unhappy with poor library facilities in Taloja prison

A bench of Justices Sunil Shukre and Justice GA Sanap noted the State's submission that the prison library contained only 2,850 books though the prison housed approximately 3,000 inmates.
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Prisons may not necessarily be all about walls, bars and guards.

The pitiable plight of prison library in the Taloja Central Prison drew the displeasure of the Bombay High Court which on Tuesday said the number of books in the library was grossly insufficient.

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