Prisons in Jammu & Kashmir » District Jail Kupwara

District Jail Kupwara

The Jail has been commissioned in December, 2009 to meet the challenges faced due to overcrowding at Central Jail Srinagar and also to facilitate family visits and speedy trial of inmates. Relevant information with regard to the Jail is as under:

Distance from Tourist  Reception Centre Srinagar to Jail 100 Kms
Mode of Transport Sumo, Buses and Taxi
Location of the Jail Dadwan Kupwara
Climatic Conditions Summer : Pleasant / Rainy
Winter : Very Cold
Language spoken English/ Urdu/ Kashmiri
Lodgement capacity of the Jail 164
Total area of land 41 Kanals
Name of the Superintendent Jail Sh. Shahbaz Hussain
Contact information (O) 01955-252037


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