Some Bilibid inmates embrace vanity, turn metrosexuals, latest raid reveals | Inquirer News

Some Bilibid inmates embrace vanity, turn metrosexuals, latest raid reveals

/ 06:33 PM January 13, 2016

MANY crave for beautiful and glowing skin, even those inside the Maximum Security Compound of the New Bilibid Prison (NBP).

As proof, during Wednesday’s raid, authorities have confiscated a diamond peel machine used to rejuvenate the skin and lighten dark pigmentations  among other contrabands.


Authorities also seized one unit of electric massage machine, shower water heater and microwave oven.

The raid was conducted at Quadrant 1 of the NBP’s Maximum Security Compound covering Dormitories 1, 6 and the NBP Hospital.


Authorities also seized a caliber .45 pistol “STI edge”, one cal. .45 magazine, seven pieces  of cal. 45 live ammo and three pieces of .9mm live ammo, assorted bladed weapons such as J-Hooks, fan knife and scissors.

Also seized were assorted drug paraphernalia, four containers of fermented yeast, 200 grams of yeast and power tools such as electric drill, grinder, wood router, submersible pump.

There were also assorted mobile phones seized as well as laptops, dual band transceiver, photocopier, pocket wifi, gaming consoles, LED television, cable black box  and refrigerators.

Authorities also seized P119,000 cash.

During the raid, authorities have also dismantled several kubols (inmates’ quarters).

The operation is part of “Oplan Galugad” to rid the national penitentiary of illegal activities and prohibited items.

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