25 Crore for Borstal School at Vizianagaram
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25 Crore for Borstal School at Vizianagaram :-
The state government has issued a GO sanctioning an amount of 25 crores for setting up borstal school in AP at Vizianagaram. The prisons department has decided to set up Borstal School near Kondavelagada under Nellimarla mandal in Vizianagaram district for juvenile offenders in Andhra Pradesh. The prisons department has taken the decision following the only one borstal school at Nizamabad in the combined Andhra Pradesh has been allotted to Telangana state alter the division of state. The school is aimed to provide training the juvenile criminals in various trades, which could help them settle in life. An administrative building, barracks, residential quarters for superintendent and other personel, compound wall and parade grounds will be constricted at an estimated cost of 25 crore.
The amount has been sanctioned under state Plan during the Budget year 2016-17. The revenue department has allotted 25 acres of land at Kondavelagada village. The new borstal school will house around 100 adolescent offenders and the inmates will be properly trained and equipped with skills in various trades that will help them earn a decent living. Officials of the prisons department said that if all goes as per the plans, the works for the district jail and borstal school in Vizianagaram district will be complete in one year.
This Article was First Appeared in Deccan Chronicle.