QUETTA: Regulation Implementing Authorities (LEAs) on Saturday carried out a raid at Quetta District Jail and to their astonishment they discovered it being was a five-star resort, ARY NEWS reported.
Inspector Basic of Prisons (IGP) Balochistan whereas divulging particulars of the raid mentioned that the motion was carried out following the orders from Chief Justice Balochistan Excessive Courtroom.
He mentioned that they carried out search operation in each barrack of the jail and discovered that the inmates had turned it right into a five-star resort.
“We recovered numerous prohibited objects from the jail,” he mentioned including that 25 tv units, 300 cell phones, heroin, and type of medicine had been recovered from the possession of inmates.
The authorities additionally recovered different banned objects throughout a barrack-to-barrack search operation contained in the jail that was shifted in two vehicles, he mentioned.
Use of medication and different prohibited objects contained in the nation’s prisons are reported many occasions and in a single such case it was revealed in September 2017 that police and jail authorities are behind the well-organized and unfettered sale of medication and alcohol amongst prisoners on the Karachi Central Jail.
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A jail inmate despatched a message to ARY Information making the startling revelation that the sale of medication in jail is completed in full connivance with the police, whereas many medicine are offered by cops who compel inmates to promote them throughout the jail.
The inmate revealed that medicine are offered between 15-20 thousand rupees, whereas alcohol below the disguise of ‘medication’ can be been overtly offered. Many inmates are additionally working to promote medicine in numerous barracks of the central jail. The cash from the sale of medication is break up among the many inmates, jail officers and the police.