ISLAMABAD, Sep 29 (APP):The Federal Ombudsman has stressed providing adequate medical
treatment facilities to women and children prisoners, besides
establishing Psychiatrist and psyche wards for them in jails,
The report titled “Strenghtning the Realization of Rights of
Children and Women Detainees in Pakistan” issued by the
Ombudsman, published on Thursday revealed that the imprisoned women
and children prisoners direly needed medical aid, besides establishing
Psychiatrist and Psyche wards in Jails.
The Jails authorities were cognizance of the fact that the addicts
should be kept in separate enclosure, but expressed their limitations
due to non-availability of resources, the report revealed.