Tihar Jail

Lodged in Tihar jail, Al-Qaeda man moves court seeking nod to work as doctor, assist prison authorities

'His experience and expertise being a medical professional would be helpful for dealing with the surge in COVID cases and treatment of inmates in central jail, Tihar,' the application said.

published on : 13th May 2021

News of Chhota Rajan's death wrong: Tihar Jail on COVID-infected gangster's health

Rajan was found COVID-19 positive in the Tihar Jail on April 22 and admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on April 24.

published on : 7th May 2021

Any policy to vaccinate all inmates? Delhi High Court

The Delhi HC has asked the prison department whether it has any policy to vaccinate all the inmates in Tihar’s Central Jail-6.

published on : 5th May 2021

Two COVID-infected Tihar inmates die at East Delhi hospital

The deceased were identified as Kamaljeet (75) and Kehkashan, officials said.

published on : 29th April 2021

Elderly undertrial prisoner dies of coronavirus in Delhi hospital

The deceased has been identified as Mukesh Talwar, a resident of Jain Park, New Delhi.

published on : 28th April 2021

43-year-old under-trial prisoner of Tihar Jail dies of COVID-19

Mohammad Anish, lodged in prison since December 2019 in a case under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday.

published on : 27th April 2021

Underworld don Chhota Rajan tests COVID-19 positive, admitted to AIIMS

Rajan, 61, is lodged in the high security Tihar prison in New Delhi since his arrest after deportation from Bali, Indonesia, in 2015.

published on : 26th April 2021

Moderate separatist leader Aftab Hilal tests positive for COVID-19 in Tihar

The news about Shahid testing positive for coronavirus was shared by his wife who requested the authorities to release him on humanitarian grounds.

published on : 26th April 2021

Former JNU student leader Umar Khalid tests positive for COVID, isolated within Tihar Jail

A senior official said the 33-year-old Khalid had developed symptoms of the diseases following which he was tested for the coronavirus infection.

published on : 25th April 2021

Antilia security scare: Gangster lodged in Tihar jail under scanner for Telegram message

The convict, who has links with Mumbai's underworld, has been undergoing treatment in a Delhi hospital since the last few days.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Ambani bomb scare: IM terrorist questioned for 4 hours in Tihar Jail on mobile phone recovery

Akhtar was arrested in 2014 when he was heading the proscribed terror group Indian Mujahideen.

published on : 13th March 2021

Mobile seized after Delhi Police approaches Tihar authorities in Ambani bomb scare probe

The Delhi Police's Special Cell had approached the Tihar Jail administration on Thursday after the new angle emerged, according to official sources.

published on : 12th March 2021

Toolkit row: Climate activist Disha Ravi released from Tihar jail after court terms evidence as scanty and sketchy

While giving bail to the activist, saying citizens are conscience keepers of government in any democratic nation and cannot be put behind the bars simply because of dissent.

published on : 23rd February 2021

Talked to farmers inside Tihar Jail, will write detailed report: Journalist arrested by Delhi Police

Punia was released from the prison on Wednesday after a court granted him bail.

published on : 4th February 2021

Not given medical treatment in jail for toothache for past three days: Umar Khalid

Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Dinesh Kumar directed the jail Superintendent to provide proper medical treatment to Khalid as per the prison rules.

published on : 16th December 2020
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