The Uttar Pradesh government will install solar power back-up units in 17 prisons of the state to strengthen their security systems and ensure functioning of mobile phone jammers.
The government has approved Rs 10.82 crore for this project, an official statement stated.
“For successful operation of mobile phone jammers, solar energy-based power back-up units will be installed in the jails. Rs 10.82 crore has been approved for the project.
And, the request for Rs 4.32 crore as an advance to PEC Limited has also been approved,” said the release issued by the UP government’s jail administration and reforms department. Read More…
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