Azerbaijani correctional facilities have 500 prisoners with diabetes
Azerbaijan, Baku, April 26 / Trend K. Zarbaliyeva /
There are about 500 prisoners with diabetes in Azerbaijani correctional facilities, head of the Penal Service under the Justice Ministry Madat Guliyev told media.
These prisoners will be under special control. They will be provided with special food from May 1, Guliyev said.
He said work in correctional facilities for prisoners with diabetes has been completed. Special places will be allotted in the dining-room from May 1. These prisoners will get special food.
Several international organizations have given the Penal Service recommendations on nutrition of prisoners with diabetes, in accordance with generally accepted standards.