Russian President Vladimir Putin authorized the concept of the Minister of Justice Konstantin Chuichenko to interchange imprisonment for a variety of prisoners in colonies with obligatory labor.
In response to the Justice Minister, this measure could be utilized to as many as 100,000 jail inmates.
The transfer, if applied, will give folks a possibility to work, for which they are going to be paid. The prisoners will thus have an opportunity to get ready for dwelling in freedom. As well as, this can be useful for the price range, because the convicts will be capable to pay for his or her upkeep themselves, Chuichenko stated.
In response to the Ministry of Justice, 1.06 million folks have been in jail in Russia in 2000. In 2021, the quantity modified to 483,000, of which 109,000 accounted to pre-trial detention.