On 5 January, Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Khakassia Alexander Chistotin together with the Abakan Prosecutor supervising observance of laws in correctional facilities, Yevgeny Podkorytov, visited Correctional Facility No. 33 of the Khakassia Department of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia.
The regional Commissioner interviewed over fifty convicts. No complaints or appeals were received.
The aim of the unscheduled visit was to inspect the conditions of detention of persons who are kept in inmate discipline units and