Due to the fact that in the district like Gondia, there were no prisoners in the jail for 20 years, and the accused were involved in the jails in Bhandara. There was also the waste of government money and manpower. From time to time the government has been demanding this process.
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Gondia: In the district like Gondia, there were no prisoners in the jail for 20 years in the jail. The accused were indicted in the jails of Bhandara. There was also the waste of government money and manpower. From time to time the government has been demanding this process. But the government has approved the construction of a jail in Gondia for class two. But for eight years now, the jail is being planned. But there is no action yet.
Gondia district leads to more crime than the Bhandara district. From year 125 to 150, the accused are sent to Gondia jail in Bhandara jail. Therefore, it is necessary to increase manpower. In addition the vehicles are arranged. Gondia jail should be prepared to see the situation in it.
While the accused in Gondia was being taken to Bhandara, the accused were stranded. Or if he tries to commit suicide by taking a plunge from the vehicle, this type of police has to face the action due to his bail. Many policemen have been suspended because the accused escaped. To get rid of all these troubles, it was necessary to build a prison in Gondia.
In the year 2011-12, the government approved the proposal for the construction of a prison cell in Gondiya. After that, the movement of the spot was done by the Bhandara District Prison Office. But the superintendent changed and the proposal to build a class one prison was stopped. Anand Kumar Kumbhar became the Joint Superintendent of Bhandara District in November 2015.
After this, the municipal corporation office approved the construction of a prison in Gondiya and ordered to see the place. According to the jail superintendent of the house, Bhandara inspected the place. Decided to build a prison in the premises of Gondia police headquarter. In the year 2011-12, approved for the construction of class one prison.
Budget estimates were made for the construction of class one jails at a cost of Rs 55 crore. But after Gondia being smaller, the couple decided to build a jail. The jail-cum-jail will be estimated at Rs 35 crore. According to the budget estimates, the report of how much the cost will be, it has been sent to the government last year. But no matter where the water is in the mud, the prison has not received any green flag from the government. Eight years have not been funded even after approval.
20 acres of land required for the jail
In the last part of the police headquarter, 8.75 hectare ie 20 acres of land will be set up for the prison. Of this, 4 hectare land belongs to the government and the remaining land belongs to the farmers. The District Magistrate has said in a proposal to the farmers that the farmers are ready to give their lands.
The capacity of 300 accused
The accused in Gondiya will be kept in jail. This prison will be able to hold 250 to 300 prisoners in this jail. There is still the police trouble to bring the accused in the Gondia district to Bhandara Jail.