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Introduction

District Jail

The office of the Inspector General of Prisons was created in December, 1975. Initially, the Director of Health Services (D.H.S) held additional charge of the post and on 23nd February, 1976, regular Inspector General of Prisons was posted. The office of the Inspector General of Prisons functioned from the Main Secretariat building till the year 1993 and then it was shifted to the present location on the Top Floor of Horse Shoe Building, Lower Lachumiere, Shillong.

At present there are five (5) District Jails at Shillong, Tura, Nongpoh, Williamnagar and Jowai.

Announcements

Applications invited to fill the vacancies in various posts in the Inspectorate of Prisons PDF New

Corrigendum - 31st October, 2019 PDF New

Inauguration of e-Prisons Software, Government of Meghalaya-Nongpoh Jail & Launch of VC System on 13th November 2018

Inauguration of e-Prisons Software, Government of Meghalaya-Jowai Jail & Launch of Meghalaya Prisons Website on 30th July 2018

Inauguration of e-Prisons Software, Government of Meghalaya-Shillong Jail on 26 April 2018