Justice Project Pakistan has welcomed the efforts of SAPM Bukhari which translated in the release of Pakistani inmates in Sri Lankan jails.
At least four inmates were forced to stand handcuffed for hours and listen to the popular children's song 'Baby Shark' on repeat as punishment in Oklahoma jail.
After lifting three months long restrictions, the Punjab authorities have allowed families of inmates to meet twice in a month.
DPO told media that security arrangements around the district prison have been tightened, whereas, the administration has also used drone cameras to keep strict monitoring of the jail.
Over 146 inmates and jail staffers have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Sukkur Central Jail.
The footage captured inmates in one unit sharing a container of hot water and others in a second unit sniffing a mask.
Coronavirus outbreak is feared at the overcrowded prison facility housing 2900 inmates against its existing capacity of 1500.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has issued directives for devising a policy to set free sick and over 65-year old inmates
Punjab Minister for Health Dr. Yasmin Rashid on Wednesday directed to conduct HIV screening tests of every prisoner in all the 41 prisons in Punjab.
The exact cause of their death will be ascertained in post-morterm