Al-Khidmat Karachi is on front foot for welfare of inmates and helped a number of prisoners languishing in jails for minor crimes and unable to pay meager penalty on their release.
Director Community Services, Qazi Syed Sadruddin addressing a seminar ‘study on unkind life behind bars’ arranged by Ziauddin University, Centre of Human Rights Faculty of Law said that Al-Khidmat has set up computer institutes, installed water filtration plants, distribution of ration and winter packages to soothe hard time of prisoners.
Computer education and skill enable them to spend a respectable life after their release, he mentioned.
Incharge Human Rights Centre, Syed Maaz Shah highlighted different aspects of law in light of human rights.
Amir Aziz Advocate presented comparison of old and new rules and their workability.
A prisoner also expressed his sentiment and experience on his release from jail.