REHABILITATION PROGRAMME

  • 30 Tihar Jail inmates selected in placement drive April 10, 2013

    New Delhi: At least 30 inmates of the Tihar Jail here were selected by 15 companies in the fourth campus placement drive conducted by jail authorities on Tuesday. The inmates were selected after they were interviewed by companies at Tihar's Jail No 3. "All the 30 inmates with good character, who would...
  • Jaipur Central Jail prisoners find refuge in art August 7, 2012

    Jaipur: Murder convict TB Thapa always wanted to be a painter. At the age of 35, he finally realised his dream, albeit at the most unlikeliest of places the Jaipur Central Jail. "This is like meditation... It takes away from the stress and confinement of being in jail," he says...
  • Bihar Jail manual to be amended after 87 years July 19, 2012

    Patna: Bihar Jail Manual would be amended after 87 years to categorise the inmates as per their offence and educational qualification, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said. The jail manual was last modified in 1925. Young offenders aged between 18 and 21 will be separately housed from notorious criminals so that the former...