For more than 1000 prisoners irrespective of length of sentences.
One C.P in each Division.
To be declared / established by the Govt: (Women’s Prisons,
Open Prisons, Borstal Institutions).
All Prisons other than Central
Prisons or Special Prisons.
1st Class……For 500 or more prisoners, Sentences
upto 5 years.
2nd Class……For more than 300 but less than 500
prisoners. Sentences upto 3 Years.
3rd Class……For less than 300 prisoners. Sentences
upto 1 year.