Therefore, a number of under-trial prisoners have volunteered to prepare face masks without charging anything. The needy can avail the masks without any costs. The Patiala Central Jail inmates would prepare double-layered washable face masks. The office-bearers of Janhit Samiti have agreed to supply clothing for manufacturing them. The project is a great initiative to utilise the labour available in jails all across the country. However, it remains to be seen how many other states go down the same lane.
Patiala District and Sessions Court judge Justice Rajinder Aggarwal has informed of the various measures taken at Court premises. These include a hand-washing facility provided at the main gate using a foot-operated machine; another foot-operated machine on the first floor; and drinking water for lawyers and litigants.