Central Jail, Bahawalpur

Central Jail, Bahawalpur was commissioned in 1955 and area of Jail is 81 acre 07 kanal 02 marlas, area of lines 04 kanal, area of Jail colony 15 acre, 06 kanal, 07 marlas and area of agriculture 43. The authorized accommodation of the jail is 1334 prisoners whereas 1912 prisoners are confined here. 

Superintendent Jail Mr. Asad Tariq
Contact No. 0302-3756754
Deputy Superintendent (Ex.) Suhail Nabi Gill
Phone (062)-2730746
Fax (062)-2888455
Email ncj.bwp@gmail.com



Sports and Recreation

  • Luddo
  • Volley ball
  • Carrom board
  • Volley ball

Rehabilitation Center

The addicted prisoners are treated in the Rehabilitation Center under the supervision of the appointed Medical Officer.


Medical Services

The prisoners who need medical care are treated in this Jail. The District and Session Judge of Bahawalpur visit the Jail twice a month to monitor the Medical facilities being provided to the inmates of this Jail.



Religious education and formal education are given to the prisoners. Two Religious Teachers are deputed with the cooperation of Taleem-ul-Quran to teach the prisoners. A permanent religious teacher is also appointed at thes jail to educate the prisoners.


Visitors Schedule

Monday Condemned Prisoners (Appeals in High Court) + Women Prisoners
Tuesday Condemned Prisoners (Appeals in Supreme Court & President) + Sectarian Prisoners
Wednesday Undertrial + Convicted Prisoners
Thursday Undertrial + Convicted Prisoners
Friday Undertrial + Convicted Prisoners
Saturday Undertrial + Convicted Prisoners