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Cherlapally Central Prison

Cherlapally Central Prison is one of the three Central Prisons in Telangana. It is a correctional facility located at Cherlapally in Rangareddy district. The jail is located 28 kilometres away from Hyderabad.

The jail is set up in an area of 120 acres. The prisoners are employed in agricultural and dairy activities. The premises also has 15-20 acre vegetable farm, dairy farm and a 20 acres mango orchard.

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Prisons department DG made a surprise inspection at Cherlapally jail. During the check, the police seized cash, liquor and biryani packets from few prisoners including Bhanu Kiran, Md Pahilwan and Yadagiri. The DG ordered a probe into the incident. May 3, 2014

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