Prison visits in Jordan to resume on Sundays, Wednesdays under strict guidelines

One visit per week from two family members is allowed

  

AMMAN — The correctional and rehabilitation centre administration on Wednesday announced the resumption of prison visits by family members of inmates.

The visits are allowed on Sundays and Wednesdays, with visiting times allotted from 9am until 1pm, the administration said in a statement carried by the Jordan News Agency, Petra.

The administration said that for Jordanian prisoners, one visit per week from two family members is allowed, while only a single visitor is allowed for non-Jordanian inmates.

Regarding protecting inmates from infections, the statement added that strict measures have been developed to organise the visits, including sterilising and social distancing.

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