Thanks to IGNOU, prisoners hopeful of jobs

New Delhi: Jail inmates across India are benefiting from free vocational training programmes provided by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), the world’s largest open varsity said on Thursday. The IGNOU initiative was launched in Delhi’s…

New Delhi: Jail inmates across India are benefiting from free vocational training programmes provided by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), the world’s largest open varsity said on Thursday. The IGNOU initiative was launched in Delhi’s Tihar Jail in 1994. From this year, the univers…