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India: denied basic facilities, women prisoners impacted far worse than men

On August 29, the Supreme Court sought the views of the Centre and the states on the Justice Amitava Roy Committee report submitted on December 27, 2022, underlining that the correctional justice system is "evidently gender exclusionary".

Source: The Indian Express (06/09/2023)