The inmates and detainees of District prison of Salyan are affected with viral fever. After the epidemic, 32 inmates and detainees received the treatment on August 9 according to jailer Bikram K.C.
Team of four doctors from District Hospital of Salyan had provided treatment to the inmates and detainees according to the prison source. The prison source said that the viral fever is the result of overcrowding and lack of space. All of them are in normal condition after receiving treatment according to the prison source.
The prison has a capacity to accommodate only 20 prisoners and detainees however there are 101 inmates and detainees in the prison.