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Authorized on human rights in the Republic of Buryatia Julia Zhambalova during an unscheduled visit to penal colony No. 2 (Yuzhlag) have shown the chamber of torture. This was reported by the press service of the Ombudsman on Thursday, August 30.
So a prison officer explained the purpose of the empty chamber in a Single cell-type facility (EPKT). There are violators of this institution, and also from IR-1 and IR-8.
The Ombudsman was unable to clarify details about “torture chamber” from the same employee, as it, for unknown reasons, no longer involved in the bypass of the colony. Deputy head of IR said that maybe he was on vacation at that moment. “Other officers present expressed the view that the playful nature of the allegations of the presence chamber of torture”, — said the press service.
The Commissioner for human rights addressed the Prosecutor’s office and the regional Directorate of the Federal penitentiary service of the request for a check in the IR.
The contents of convicts in EPKT is equivalent to prison, where it is allowed to receive one parcel and one short-term visit within six months
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