MHA issue guidelines to states for prisoners, jail staff mental health
Kanwar Inder Singh/ royalpatiala.in
Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in association with National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS) Banglore has issued a guideline to the states, UT’s to “address the mental health issues of inmates and staff in Prisons and Correctional facilities during Covid 19”.
The ministry has prepared a handbook-one for the jail inmates and one for the jail staff and asked the state to translate them in local languages, for better understanding and maximum reach.
The detailed guidelines, Handbook for Prisoners and Handbook for Jail staff is in PDF file. Click the below link: