The last day of Hindu fistival “Tihar” was concluded toay nationwide with “Bhaitika”. The inmates at Dailekh prison have also celebrated the festival by putting Tika on their brothers and sister’s forehead.
The prison chief Jit Bahadur KC said that the program of putting Tika was organized in a prison so that the detainees and inmates will be motivated to do some creative work.
The prison has a capacity to accomodate only 80 prisoners however there are more than 150 detainees and inmates in a prison which is creating a problem of over crowd according to KC.
The inmates and detainees complained that they could not get any skilled training. While asked about this to the prison chief, he said that the initiation to operate such program is being taken through CDO and local bodies.