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Authorised Capacity of Prisons

The authorised capacity of the FIVE District jails is as follows

Name of District Jails Total Capacity Male Female High Security
District Jail, Shillong 170 135 15 20 (Male)
District Jail, Tura 200 190 10  
District Jail, Jowai 130 120 10  
District Jail, Williamnagar 50 40 10  
District Jail, Nongpoh 100 90 10  
Total 650 575 55  

Prison Population Meghalaya

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