Thursday, 10 November 2016

Philippines’ Jails Are Insanely Crowded After Anti-Narcotics Campaign Gets Intensified (23 pics)

Since the drug war has intensified in Philippines after Duterte took office in June, all of the jails got extremely overcrowded. There are even people who are not convicted yet but have to wait on their trial in these prisons. Quezon City Jail in Manila is one of these overcrowded prisons. It can normally hold 800 inmates but currently, there are about 4,000 detainees in there. Almost most of them imprisoned on drug charges.

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