Custodial deaths

Sivanthipatti custodial deaths: 10 cops charged after five years

“Five years ago, police brought N Murugesan of Maruthoor and P Manickaraja of Vagaikulam from a house in Ambasamudram Pothai, to Sivanthipatti police station for an inquiry.

published on : 18th April 2023

Gujarat tops custodial deaths in India in 5 yrs; jails in shambles

The state has a prison capacity of 13,999 prisoners. 16,597 prisoners are currently housed in its jails. The numbers show that Gujarat's jails are overflowing with 2598 inmates.   

published on : 15th March 2023