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Egypt's NCHR delegation inspects women prisons

MENA , Thursday 24 Oct 2019
Al-Qanater prison main gate in Cairo
Egypt's El-Qanater prison main gate
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A delegation of the National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) visited women jail in El-Qanater area and El-Marg prison on Thursday to get acquainted with the conditions of the inmates, the Prison Sector of the Egyptian Interior Ministry said in a statement on Thursday.

According to the miniserial statement, the delegation members met with some prisoners and inspected the facilities inside the jails including hospitals, clinics and pharmacies as female prisoners, hailed the services offered to them.

The visit came as a part of a plan set by the Ministry of Interior to improve conditions in prisons and apply modern penal policies aiming at maintaining the dignity of the prisoners and rehabilitating them.

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