Delhi Prisons

28 Tihar prison officials suspended for being complicit with jailed ex-promoters of Unitech

According to a senior jail official, 28 officials of Tihar Jail number 7 have been suspended while the services of two contractual employees are being terminated.

published on : 14th October 2021

25 inmates of Delhi's Mandoli jail suffer minor self-inflicted injuries: Officials

All the inmates sustained minor injuries, which were self-inflicted, the jail officials said, adding that one of them was sent to the hospital, but he is back in the jail after treatment.

published on : 28th September 2021

No Covid-positive inmate, jail staff currently: Delhi prisons department

The prisons department launched a Covid vaccination drive for the inmates in the 45-plus age category on March 18, while the inoculation of the inmates in the 18-44 age group began on May 18.

published on : 11th July 2021

Delhi Prisons Department urges Kejriwal government to start vaccination of inmates

A senior official said that the vaccination process for inmates over 45 years is already going on in the jail premises.

published on : 14th May 2021

Jailed former RJD MP Mohammad Shahabuddin dies of COVID-19 at Delhi hospital

Shahabuddin died at DDU Hospital where he was admitted for treatment after tesing psoitive for COVID-19.

published on : 1st May 2021