Ombudsman Visits Szombathely National Prison

On 13 May 2020, Dr. Ákos Kozma paid a visit to the highest capacity prison establishment of the country, also one of the most modern ones in Hungary.

At the Szombathely National Prison, the Ombudsman was guided around by Director General of the Hungarian Prison Service Headquarters Major General Dr. Tamás Tóth and Prison Commander Colonel Tamás Nyima. At the prison establishment, housing as many as 1,476 persons, the Commissioner for Fundamental Rights surveyed, among others, the measures taken in order to prevent the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.