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Give same food to dons and petty criminals in UP jails: Yogi Adityanath

In the meeting, CM stressed on effective checks on corruption in all cells of the police

Press Trust of India  |  Lucknow 

Yogi Adityanath
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All convicts in the jails of Uttar Pradesh, whether petty or notorious mafia dons, should get the same food and treatment, Chief Minister has told state officials.

The chief minister's remarks came at a review meeting of the state's Home, Vigilance and Jails department late last night.



There have often been reports and allegations in the past about certain prisoners enjoying privileges in jails including the use of phones etc.

The chief minister said the same food should be given to all convicts -- petty or mafia dons -- lodged in jails and ordered installation of mobile phone jammers, an official spokesman said.

The chief minister warned officials of the jails department against any leniency shown towards notorious and asserted that they should not be allowed to use medical treatment as an excuse.

In the meeting, the chief minister stressed on effective checks on corruption in all cells of the police and identification of staff members having links with and anti-social elements, the spokesperson said.

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Give same food to dons and petty criminals in UP jails: Yogi Adityanath

In the meeting, CM stressed on effective checks on corruption in all cells of the police

In the meeting, CM stressed on effective checks on corruption in all cells of the police All convicts in the jails of Uttar Pradesh, whether petty or notorious mafia dons, should get the same food and treatment, Chief Minister has told state officials.

The chief minister's remarks came at a review meeting of the state's Home, Vigilance and Jails department late last night.

There have often been reports and allegations in the past about certain prisoners enjoying privileges in jails including the use of phones etc.

The chief minister said the same food should be given to all convicts -- petty or mafia dons -- lodged in jails and ordered installation of mobile phone jammers, an official spokesman said.

The chief minister warned officials of the jails department against any leniency shown towards notorious and asserted that they should not be allowed to use medical treatment as an excuse.

In the meeting, the chief minister stressed on effective checks on corruption in all cells of the police and identification of staff members having links with and anti-social elements, the spokesperson said.
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Give same food to dons and petty criminals in UP jails: Yogi Adityanath

In the meeting, CM stressed on effective checks on corruption in all cells of the police

All convicts in the jails of Uttar Pradesh, whether petty or notorious mafia dons, should get the same food and treatment, Chief Minister has told state officials.

The chief minister's remarks came at a review meeting of the state's Home, Vigilance and Jails department late last night.

There have often been reports and allegations in the past about certain prisoners enjoying privileges in jails including the use of phones etc.

The chief minister said the same food should be given to all convicts -- petty or mafia dons -- lodged in jails and ordered installation of mobile phone jammers, an official spokesman said.

The chief minister warned officials of the jails department against any leniency shown towards notorious and asserted that they should not be allowed to use medical treatment as an excuse.

In the meeting, the chief minister stressed on effective checks on corruption in all cells of the police and identification of staff members having links with and anti-social elements, the spokesperson said.

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