Punjab Information Technology Board –PITB has launched the first ever Prison Management Information System at District jail Lahore. The new Prison Management Information System will automate jail records and manage of prisoners. PITB Launches Prison Management Information System at District Jail.
Umar Saif, Chairmen PITB reviewed project in a meeting as asked to make certain amendments for better results. He directed the staff to make amendments as soon as possible for speedy launch in all jails of the province.
PITB Launches Prison Management Information System at District Jail
This system will help police to control and manage jail affairs efficiently. This will in turn help in instant decision making and planning.
While talking about the project in meeting, Umar Saif Said:
Digitization of prison’s management would also facilitate visitors/public through fast-track registration of interviews and instant redressal of public grievances
The digitization of prison system will not only have perfect results on performance but will also save a lot of time. Up til now information of 51,747 prisoners, 14,895 visitors and 136 patients hospitalized in the jail has been saved in PMIS.
Dr. Umar Saif previously shared his views regarding the digitization of Pakistan. For this PITB has launched several projects which will in no time digitize Pakistan completely. After several different projects PITB has taken stance to improve police system which was lagging behind. Recently PITB has collaborated with Punjab Police to Reduce Crimes in Punjab.