Byculla jail inmate's death: Six accused seek bail day after police claim Manju Shetye died from a toilet fall
A day after the police informed the Bombay High Court that Byculla jail inmate Manju Shetye died after falling in the toilet, six jail officials arrested on charge of her murder on Tuesday moved bail application in the sessions court.
Byculla Jail row: Mumbai crime branch to probe rioting case against Indrani Mukerjea and other inmates
The rioting case against Indrani Mukerjea and some 200 other inmates of Byculla women's prison in central Mumbai was handed over to the Mumbai crime branch on Sunday.
Taking cognisance of the death of a woman inmate in the Byculla jail last week, the Maharashtra State Commission for Women (MSCW) on Thursday summoned Inspector-General of Prisons Swati Sathe.
Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea filed a complaint with police on Thursday alleging that she was beaten up by Byculla Prison officials.
Byculla Jail row: Indrani Mukerjea urged inmates to seek help, media access after convict's murder, says official
Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea, lodged in Byculla jail in Mumbai, `instigated' inmates to stage a protest to seek legal and media access inside the prison after the death of a woman convict, a prison official claimed on Wednesday.
Byculla jail violence: Senior officers in Mumbai will face action for convict's death, says minister
The recent death of a woman convict in a jail in Mumbai was "completely avoidable" and some senior officers might be suspended in the near future for it.