Tihar jail

Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik in hospital as BP level fluctuates

Malik has submitted a letter to the doctors at the medical facility, saying he did not want to be treated, they said.

published on : 28th July 2022

On hunger strike, Yasin Malik put on IV fluids

He is still on a hunger strike and his health is being regularly monitored by doctors.

published on : 27th July 2022

Yasin Malik being given intravenous fluids in Tihar Jail: Officials

Malik (56), the head of the banned Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), began his indefinite hunger strike on Friday morning.

published on : 26th July 2022

Yasin Malik goes on hunger strike in Delhi's Tihar jail, alleges unfair trial

The chief of the banned Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front was convicted in a terror funding case by a Delhi court in May and is serving varying jail terms, all running concurrently.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Unique skilling initiative for Tihar jail inmates soon, says officials

In order to aid inmates of the Tihar Jail reintegrate better with the society after completion of their sentence, the city government will now provide them skill training and educational support.

published on : 1st July 2022

Conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar case: ED makes revelations in Supreme Court, opposes change of jail

The apex court was told by Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that ED would like to intervene in the plea as it is the investigating agency that is probing the money laundering charges.

published on : 20th June 2022

Dog squad to stem drug supply to Tihar jail 

The official said the authorities will procure puppies that will undergo training along with two handlers each at the training facilities run by the CRPF, ITBP and the BSF.

published on : 15th June 2022

Yasin Malik kept in separate cell under heavy security: Tihar Jail officials

Jail officials said that Mailk will also not be entitled to any parole or furlough since he is a convict in a case of terror funding.

published on : 26th May 2022

Separatist leader to be lodged in high-security cell of Tihar

Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik will serve out the sentence, imposed on him by an NIA court, at Tihar Jail here, according to Union home ministry and Delhi Police sources. 

published on : 26th May 2022

Sushil Kumar to give wrestling, physical fitness coaching to fellow Tihar Jail inmates

The Tihar Jail administration said they had earlier planned to involve Sushil Kumar in sports activities, but the plan had to be halted in view of the third wave of COVID-19 in Delhi.

published on : 5th March 2022

Former MP Ajay Chautala released from Tihar jail after completing 10 years' sentence

The Tihar jail officials said Ajay Chautala's sentence has been completed and he was released formally on Thursday.

published on : 11th February 2022

Tihar jail inmate swallows mobile phone, hospitalised

"One inmate of Jail no.1, Tihar, swallowed a mobile phone when our staff approached him for search on suspicion," the DG said.

published on : 7th January 2022

Delhi HC suspends jail term of former Sashastra Seema Bal officer

While he spent 13 months in open custody, Balodi was later sent to Tihar Jail where he remained for a week and then was released after his remaining sentence was suspended, his counsel said.

published on : 27th December 2021

Was sent to Tihar jail for not supporting or going with BJP: Karnataka Congress chief DK Shivakumar

Shivakumar was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate on September 3, 2019 in a money laundering case, and was lodged in Tihar jail from where he was released on October 23.

published on : 7th December 2021

Sorry state of affairs in Tihar Jail, murders happening in prison, says SC; seeks MHA report

The apex court also expressed annoyance over the Ministry of Home Affairs not filing an action plan and report on steps taken on the suggestions given by Delhi Commissioner of Police Rakesh Asthana.

published on : 10th November 2021

Delhi court warns Tihar Jail authorities of criminal action for 'vague' medical report of undertrial

In the health report, the jail authorities apprised the court that no medical status of Narayan could be submitted in view of his release from jail.

published on : 20th October 2021

28 Tihar officials suspended for complicity

Additionally, the services of two contractual employees were terminated. Two officials will be suspended by government.

published on : 15th October 2021

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

SC directs full-fledged probe into collusion of Tihar jail officials with ex-Unitech promoters

Judges directed registration of criminal cases against Tihar officials and other unknown persons under relevant provisions of Prevention of Corruption Act, IPC against those involved in collusion.

published on : 6th October 2021

Can still file curative petition, say convicts in Nirbhaya gangrape case

On December 18, Tihar Jail administration issued a notice to the convicts of the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case to file mercy petition within seven days.

published on : 25th December 2019
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