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Tihar to approach HC to block revealing Afzal Guru's execution records

Nov 16, 2014

Tihar to approach HC to block revealing Afzal Guru's execution records

he records of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's hanging are unlikely to be made public soon as Tihar prison has decided to challenge the Delhi HC. #NewsTracker #Tihar jail #Delhi High Court #Afzal Guru #records #HC #executions
Your creativity is an inspiration for artists like us Richa Chadha to Tihar jail inmates

Oct 07, 2014

Your creativity is an inspiration for artists like us Richa Chadha to Tihar jail inmates

Bollywood actors Richa Chadha and Nikhil Dwivedi, who are playing absconded inmates in their upcoming film 'Tamanchey', today visited Tihar jail and interacted with the inmates here on the occasion of Eid. #Tihar jail #TheySaidIt #Nikhil Dwivedi #Richa Chadha #Tamanchey
What Juvenile justice? Over 2900 prisoners in Delhi's jails are under age of 18

Sep 26, 2014

What Juvenile justice? Over 2900 prisoners in Delhi's jails are under age of 18

While the Indian law says that all those under the age of 18 can't be detained in a prison, close to 3000 inmates just in Delhi's 2 prisons are juveniles. #HowThisWorks #Delhi #Tihar jail #Crimes #Juvenile Justice Act #Juvenile Law #Juvenile law in India #Crimes by Children
Tihar inmates to work in car parts manufacturing unit inside jail

Sep 07, 2014

Tihar inmates to work in car parts manufacturing unit inside jail

For the first time in the country, a jail will cater to the production unit of India's leading car makers under a public-private partnership, providing training and better employment opportunities to the inmates. #Delhi #Tihar jail #Indian correctional homes #Indian jails #Tihar jail in Delhi
Modi govt to release undertrials who have served half their maximum terms

Sep 01, 2014

Modi govt to release undertrials who have served half their maximum terms

In a move that would tackle the severe congestion in Indian prisons, the Union Government has started work on a system where undertrials, who have served at least half of their would be sentence, will be released from prison. #India #Tihar jail #Modi #Law Minister #High Court #Modi government #Jails #undertrials #Ravishankar Prasad #convicts
Issues in Tihar jail Delhi HC invites suggestions from city govt, NGO

Aug 27, 2014

Issues in Tihar jail Delhi HC invites suggestions from city govt, NGO

Suggestions were today invited by the Delhi High Court on various issues, including allegedtorture of inmates and circulation of drugs in Tihar Jail, saying it will issue directions later to deal with the same. #NewsTracker #Tihar jail #Delhi High Court #Delhi government #NGO #HC
Phoolan Devi murder case Sher Singh Rana convicted

Aug 08, 2014

Phoolan Devi murder case Sher Singh Rana convicted

Sher Singh Rana, the prime accused in the 2001 Phoolan Devi murder case, was found guilty and convicted by a Delhi court on Friday. #BreakingNow #India #New Delhi #Samajwadi Party #Tihar jail #Phoolan Devi #Bandit Queen #Murder #Indian Penal Code #Thakur #Sher Singh Rana #2001 murder #Behmai massacre
Tihar jail spokesperson Sunil Gupta removed

Aug 05, 2014

Tihar jail spokesperson Sunil Gupta removed

Sunil Gupta, spokesperson of the Tihar Jail since 1996, has been removed from his post here, a government statement said Tuesday. #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Tihar jail #Tihar Jail spokesperson #Sunil Gupta
Delhi to get 3 more prisons in bid to ease burden on Tihar

Aug 03, 2014

Delhi to get 3 more prisons in bid to ease burden on Tihar

The Mandoli prison will house six jails, one for convicts, one for first time offenders, one each for long-term under trials, adolescents and women #India #NewsTracker #Tihar jail #prison #Overcrowding in prisons #Mandoli #Narela #Baprola