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Due to smog in Punjab jails, surprise checks have been ordered to prevent smuggling. Taking action, the Amritsar Central Jail Administration has recovered a consignment of banned goods, which were thrown inside from outside. The goods have been seized and sent to the police for action.
Jail Minister Harjot Singh Bains.
Jail Minister Harjot Singh Bains told that due to the haze, cases of smuggling have started increasing inside the jail. To stop them, surprise inspections have been started in every jail. 14 types of articles have been recovered in Amritsar Jail. Which was thrown from outside, but the jail administration seized it and started action.
153 beedis, 15 tobacco, cigarettes and mobiles also seized
Jail Minister Bains informed that the Amritsar Jail Administration seized 153 bidi bundles, 15 tobacco packets, 3 packets of cigarettes, 5 button mobiles, 10 pan spice packets, two mobile chargers, 15 packets of rice paper, 3 The wiring of the heater has been seized. Whose information has been given in Fatehpur outpost.
sold for 10 times the price inside the jail
The biggest reason for smuggling is the goods available in jail at 10 times the rate. A beedi costs Rs 20 in jail, which normally ranges from Rs 2 to Rs 5 outside. Cigarettes are available for Rs.50, Rs.1000 button mobile phones for Rs.10,000 and Rs.100 charger for Rs.1000.