Tripura High Court directs government to conduct HIV tests on all prisoners, provide treatment to HIV+

The Court further directed that this should be done on an urgent basis so that AIDS does not become an epidemic in prisons.
Tripura High Court directs government to conduct HIV tests on all prisoners, provide treatment to HIV+
Tripura High Court

The Tripura High Court has directed the Central and State governments to conduct HIV test of all persons lodged in prisons in the State either as convicts or as undertrials and to provide necessary treatment to those who are found HIV positive (Court on its own motion v. State of Tripura and Others).

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