Even as the Coronavirus cases in the Central jail at Colvale continue to spike the State government and the Inspector General of Prison seems to be turning a blind eye to the safety of the jail staff.
Sources have informed that the government or the IG prisons has failed to provide personal protection equipments to the jail staffers, who are looking after the inmates.
In all around 40 inmates have been quarantined in another special cell to avoid a infection to others, however, those looking after the inmates are left to fend for themselves, sources said.
The jail has no trained doctors or nurse as well as we training or equipments has been provided to them.
As such, the sources reveal that the staffers have started passing on the viruses to their families.