CORRECTIVE HOME

  • Saradha scam accused Kunal Ghosh released from hospital, taken back to jail November 16, 2014

    Kolkata: Suspended Trinamool Congress MP and Saradha scam accused Kunal Ghosh, who allegedly tried to commit suicide in the Presidency Correctional Home and was admitted to state-run SSKM Hospital, was on Sunday discharged and taken back to the jail. Police sources said that the process of Ghosh's transfer back to the...
  • Terrorised policemen hide under table to escape attack in Kolkata November 15, 2014

    Kolkata: Terrorised policemen were seen hiding behind almirahs and under the table and scampering to use files as protective shields after a group of people said to owe allegiance to West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress rampaged through a police station, a stone's throw from the state police headquarters on Friday. Enraged...
  • Delhi Police launches 'Yuva' to rehabilitate youth from crimeprone areas February 14, 2013

    New Delhi: A new scheme launched by the Delhi Police called Yuva helps youngsters from crimeprone areas learn skills to earn their own livelihood. The country was outraged after the Delhi braveheart's death and the most brutal of the attacker was a 17yrold runaway. The initiative launched by the Delhi Police...
  • Correctional home reforms inmates' lives through music December 17, 2012

    Kolkata: Kolkata's Dum Dum correctional home is following a unique way of reforming the lives of its inmates. It helps them polish their musical skills. Inmates have also come out with their own album. From an inmate to an artist, music has given them a new identity. 46yearold Sujit Doloi...
  • Jail tourism to start soon in W Bengal January 25, 2011

    Kolkata: Many people have at most a foggy idea of how a jail looks like inside and unless someone commits a crime, there is no way of knowing. But no longer. In two months from now they will be welcome inside jails as tourists, as for the first time in the...