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Delhi HC questions practice of 25 per cent deduction from prisoners' wages for victim compensation fund 

The court asked the Delhi government to file an affidavit on the powers available to it for taking such a decision and listed the matter for further hearing on December 3.

published on : 12th September 2018

Delhi government postpones decision to release Jessica Lal's murder convict from Tihar Jail

A meeting of the board held yesterday also deferred several other release applications, including that of Tandoor murder case convict Sushil Sharma, officials said.

published on : 28th July 2018

AAP government fined for shifting Tihar Jail inmates to Mandoli prisons for violation of rules

The EDMC has asked the prisons department of the government to pay Rs 6,03,44,062 for shifting prisoners from Tihar to Mandoli without getting completion certificate from it.

published on : 13th May 2018

Give details of all foreign inmates in Tihar Jail: Delhi HC to prison authorities

The foreign women have claimed that their Indian counterparts, arrested in similar crimes, are granted bail, but they are not.

published on : 26th April 2018

Delhi HC may order FIR against Tihar Jail officials for physical assault of inmates

One of the counsel lawyers said that dreaded criminals were lodged in Tihar jail and if such a direction of lodging a case was passed, prisoners would use it as a tool against the authorities.

published on : 25th April 2018

Delhi L-G will decide Manu Sharma's fate, not Jessica Lall's sister: Tihar jail official

Sabrina Lall had written a letter to the prison that her family wants to lead a normal life and has no objection if Manu Sharma, sentenced to undergo life imprisonment for murder, is released.

published on : 24th April 2018

13-day jail for Karti Chidambaram in INX Media case, no special cell for him in Tihar

The court dismissed his appeal for an urgent hearing on his bail plea as also his threat perception.

published on : 12th March 2018

Tihar Jail to manufacture cheap sanitary pads

In a boost to menstrual hygiene among women and adolescent girls, Tihar Jail will manufacture affordable quality sanitary pads under its TJ’s brand.

published on : 25th February 2018

Nafisa Ali becomes brand ambassador of Tihar Jail's perfume brand 'Wah-O'

According to the jail authorities, inmates will also be benefited through profits gained through the sale of 'Wah-O'.

published on : 17th February 2018

Undertrial prisoner at Tihar Jail commits suicide

An undertrial prisoner committed suicide by hanging himself in cell No. 5 of Tihar Jail here on Saturday.

published on : 24th December 2017

Kin of Kashmiri inmates in Tihar jail demand their transfer to Jammu and Kashmir prisons

Family members of the Tihar inmates, who hail from the Valley, claimed they were assaulted by personnel of the Tamil Nadu special force on November 21 in the prison.

published on : 3rd December 2017

Hizbul chief Salahuddin's son among 18 prisoners injured in Tihar jail scuffle

All the 18 prisoners, including Syed Shahid Yusuf, were injured when the personnel of the Tamil Nadu special force intervened after one of their physically handicapped officers was assaulted.

published on : 30th November 2017

J-K CM Mehbooba Mufti concerned over manhandling of Kashmiri prisoners in Tihar, speaks to Union Home Secretary

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday expressed serious concern over the alleged harassment and physical torture of Kashmiri prisoners at the Tihar Central Jail.

published on : 28th November 2017

Yasin Bhatkal's claim of rights violation is false, Tihar authorities to court

In his plea moved through advocate M S Khan, Bhatkal had alleged physical harassment in the prison, while urging the court to direct a probe by the CBI and the Anti Corruption Branch in this regard.

published on : 9th June 2017

Inmates, Tihar jail staff extend succour to Dec 16 gangrape convicts

One of the accused, Ram Singh, had allegedly committed suicide in Tihar Jail, while a convicted juvenile was sentenced to three years of punishment in a reform home.     

published on : 5th May 2017
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