Jail Superintendent

  • Fatehgarh Jail superintendent suspended over clashes inside prison May 29, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday suspended Fatehgarh Jail superintendent in connection with a brawl that occurred in jail after the death of an inmate two weeks ago. Kailash Chandra has been suspended in connection with the May 17 incident, Deputy Inspector General, Jail Sharad Kulshresth told reporters. Earlier, on May...
  • Jail officers in the state demand gunners for security November 25, 2013

    In the wake of killing of Varanasi deputy jailor, who was shot dead in broad daylight, jail officers in Uttar Pradesh on Monday asked the government to provide them gunners for their security. UP Jail Superintendents Association in a meeting held in Lucknow also demanded that arm licences be given to jail...
  • Hyderabad: Jail official shifted for bias towards VIPs August 28, 2012

    Hyderabad: Alleged preferential treatment to the VIPs lodged at the Chanchalguda central prison and their family members by the prison superintendent K Kesava Naidu led to his transfer here on Monday. Though the exercise is being described as "routine" by the prison top brass, sources said Naidu was transferred after...
  • Bihar: Jail superintendent attacked by prisoners August 23, 2012

    Araria: The jail superintendent of a divisional prison in Araria in Bihar was on Thursday injured when a group of prisoners attacked him during inspection. According to Superintendent of Police Shivdeep Lande, jail superintendent R K Chauhan was attacked by about six inmates while he was inspecting the prison cells. Chauhan sustained...
  • UP: Suspended jail superintendent shoots wife, self July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident, a suspended superintendent of a UP jail shot his wife dead before committing suicide in the Vijay Nagar locality in the Krishna Nagar area of Lucknow on Friday. RK Kesarwani, superintendent of the Meerut jail, was recently suspended for alleged irregularities. He and his wife were...
  • UP: Jail superintendent shoots self, survives July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: In a shocking incident, the superintendent of a UP jail shot himself in Lucknow on Friday. RK Kesarwani, the superintendent of Meerut Jail, was admitted to the Trauma Centre in Lucknow. The reason for his extreme step is yet unknown. Kesarwani had been earlier posted in Lucknow. ...
  • Rules bent for Suresh Kalmadi in Tihar jail? July 2, 2011

    New Delhi: High-profile Commonwealth Games accused Suresh Kalmadi is in trouble for being given preferential treatment at Delhi's Tihar jail. Sources have told CNN-IBN that jail rules were bent to help Suresh Kalmadi - accused of misappropriation of funds in the Commonwealth Games - have tea and biscuits with the jail...