Jail Inmates

  • Four undertrial prisoners escape from Sitamarhi jail 18-03-2014 01:22 PM

    Four undertrial prisoners escaped from a jail in Sitamarhi district of Bihar taking advantage of a scuffle between some inmates and prison guards over poor quality of food, jail sources said on Tuesday. The incident took place at the divisional jail on Monday evening when the four undertrials escaped by...
  • Pethas made by Agra jail inmates to be sold in a mall 24-10-2013 12:16 PM

    Officials of the central jail in Agra on Thursday opened a retail counter in a busy commercial complex in the city to sell a sweetmeat, 'petha', made by the jail inmates. "This certainly is a major initiative of the Agra jail, and will go a long way in bridging the...
  • 3 jail inmates use a rope to escape, prison staff suspended 22-08-2013 11:44 AM

    Three inmates escaped from Etawah district jail after which the entire prison staff on duty at the time of the incident has been suspended with immediate effect, official sources said in Etawah on Thursday. Three inmates, including one who was serving life sentence, escaped from the prison by scaling walls...
  • Kamduni rape accused assaulted by Kolkata jail inmates 14-08-2013 03:04 PM

    Ansar Ali Mollah, the prime accused in the Kamduni rape and murder case, hospitalised after inmates assaulted him inside the Dum Dum Central Correctional Home, police said Wednesday. "Mollah was on Monday allegedly assaulted by two inmates inside the correctional home and admitted to the RG Kar Medical College and...
  • Pune: Yerwada jail inmate allegedly assaults jailor Viman Nimje 12-08-2013 10:13 AM

    Pune: Yerwada jailor Viman Nimje was allegedly assaulted by a jail inmate on Monday. The incident took place when the jail inmate, Vijay Charya, was being shifted to another barrack. The undertrial prisoner has been booked for assault and preventing a public servant from discharging his duty. Yerwada police station...
  • Bihar open jail inmates to celebrate Diwali with family 13-11-2012 04:31 AM

    Buxar: Over 70 prisoners lodged in an open jail in Bihar are eagerly waiting to celebrate the festival of lights with their families inside prison, a unique move by the state which has attracted universal praise. The families of these prisoners, three of whom facing death sentence and many others...
  • Dancing Philippines jail inmates hit on YouTube 04-09-2007 04:10 PM

    At Cebu detention and rehabilitation centre, every able-bodied inmate must dance. ...
  • HIV cases up three times at Tihar Jail 09-03-2007 01:50 AM

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