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15.04.2019 | Violations and omissions in the "Sevan" penitentiary institution of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia. The Prosecutor’s office continues the inspections in penitentiary institutions.

The Prosecutors of the Department of Supervision over Legality of Penalties and Other Means of Compulsion of the General Prosecutor’s Office of the Republic of Armenia have checked the implementation of the basic rights of detainees and convicts in  Sevan penitentiary institution of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia.

Almost all the cells in the quarantine unit have not been provided with items and materials necessary for living.

A study conducted in the field of prisoners' health showed that they were not subjected to compulsory medical and preventive examinations at least once a year, and the specialists of the medical services department did not visit convicts in all cases.

Some of the reported violations have been eliminated during the checks.

During the operational meeting held in the penitentiary institution, Grigori Poghosyan, the Head of the  Department of Supervision over Legality of Penalties and Other Means of Compulsion of the General Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Armenia  has given to the administration of  Sevan penitentiary system a number of instructions to take concrete measures to eliminate the alleged violations.