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Jail Manufactory

There are 17 manufactories spread across the following Jails in Assam.

Central Jail, Guwahati05
Central Jail, Nagaon01
Central Jail, Tezpur04
Central Jail, Jorhat01
Central Jail, Dibrugarh02
Central Jail, Silchar02
District Jail, Nalbari01
District Jail, Kokrajhar01
District Jail, Dhubri01
District Jail, Goalpara01
District Jail, Golaghat03
District Jail, Sivasagar01
District Jail, North Lakhimpur01
District Jail, Biswanath Chariali01
District Jail, Dhemaji01
District Jail, Tinsukia01
District Jail, Udalguri01

In the manufactories, the inmates have been producing the following items:

  • Cane & bamboo products
  • Phenyle
  • Clothing /Gamocha
  • Handloom
  • Handicrafts
  • Cane / Bamboo and Wooden furniture
  • Household articles like Dola, Chaloni, Hand fan, Khorahi
  • Soap
  • Drum and Bucket, Rice strainer, Rice box, Mug

The manufacturing activities taken up in the different jails in Assam are:

Central Jail, GuwahatiDrum, Bucket, Rice Strainer, Rice box, Dal Pot, Mug, Bamboo & Plastic Murha and Handloom, stitching and embroidery, cutting & knitting
Central Jail, NagaonGamosa, Kurta, personal clothing items
Central Jail, TezpurGamosa, Kurta, personal clothing items, Bed sheet, Pyjamah, Drum, Bucket, Rice Strainer, Rice box, Dal Pot, Mug, Bamboo & Plasting, Murha and Handloom, stitching and embroidery
Central Jail, JorhatFurniture, Bamboo products (like Murha, Dola, Chaloni)
Central Jail, DibrugarhDrum, Bucket, Rice Strainer, Rice box, Dal & curry container, Mug, Bamboo Materials (Like Murha, Dola, Chaloni), Soap and Phenyle
Central Jail, SilcharClothing, Bed sheet, Gomosa, Shirt, Pyjama and Handloom products
District Jail, NalbariDrum, Bucket, Mug
District Jail, KokrajharBamboo Materials (Like Murha,Sarai, Flower Vase, Hand Fan, Dola, Cula, Chaloni)
District Jail, DhubriCane & Bamboo Materials like Murha, Hand Fan, Dola, Cula, Chaloni
District Jail, GoalparaCane & Bamboo Materials like Murha, Hand Fan, Dola, Cula, Chaloni
District Jail, MorigaonCane & Bamboo Materials like Murha, Hand Fan, Dola, Cula, Chaloni
District Jail, GolaghatCane & Bamboo Materials like Murha, Dola, Chaloni, Hand Fan, Flower Vase, Khorahi
District Jail, SivasagarCane & Bamboo Materials like Murha, Dola, Chaloni, Hand Fan, Khorahi
District Jail, North LakhimpurCane & Bamboo Materials like Murha, Dola, Chaloni, Hand Fan, Khorahi
District Jail, TinsukiaCane & Bamboo, weaving sheds for producing handloom articles
District Jail, Biswanath CharialiCane & Bamboo Materials like Murha, Dola, Chaloni, Hand Fan, Khorahi
District Jail, UdalguriWeaving sheds for producing handloom articles

Exhibition cum sale of products manufactured in the jails of Assam

The department had participated in IITF-2016 held in November 2016. The products displayed in the IITF-2016 were highly appreciated by the visitors and won the best prize for quality products among all the states in Assam Pavilion.