CHANDIGARH: Petitioner Balwinder Singh who accused one of the Deputy Superintendent of Prisons Gurpreet Singh of bodily assault, in a video uploaded on social media, withdraws petition from High Court after no damage detected on Prisoner’s physique in medical report. Balwinder Singh uploaded a video on social media on March 3, 2021 alleging grave misconduct and bodily assault by officers of Maximum Security Jail Nabha. Consequently, a Board of docs carried out medical examination of prisoner, and nothing evident was present in his medical report. It has been discovered that the allegations had been baseless, frivolous and had been deliberate to malign the picture of officers of prisons division. Hence, the petition couldn’t stand earlier than the Hon’ble High Court.
Balwinder Singh is a infamous legal with 13 FIRs of heinous fees together with Murder and Theft registered towards him. He needed to be shifted from one jail to a different up to now owing to his illegal actions
Jails Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa additional acknowledged that, “we attempt to uphold the rights of prisoners and endeavor to supply them a conducive surroundings throughout their keep within the jail”.
Jail division is dedicated to safety of human rights of prisoners, says ADGP Prisons Praveen Sinha, whereas, soliciting public help to deliver reformative modifications in jail administration.