[COVID-19 in Prisons] Situation dire because lower courts refuse to release prisoners on bail: State to Bombay High Court

One of the measures resorted to was lodging prisoners in "temporary prisons" created by converting educational institutions into prisons.
[COVID-19 in Prisons] Situation dire because lower courts refuse to release prisoners on bail: State to Bombay High Court
COVID-19, prisons

During the hearing of the suo motu case on the rise in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra prisons, the State government today submitted to the Bombay High Court certain measures to decongest jails.

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