SABARMATI CENTRAL JAIL

  • Gujarat: 22 blasts accused booked in Sabarmati jail 3 days ago

    Ahmedabad: An attempt to suicide case has been registered against 22 serial blasts accused who are on fast unto death for the last one week against restrictions on their movement outside barracks in Sabarmati Central prison. A First Information Report under Section 309 (attempt to commit suicide) of the Indian...
  • Sabarmati Central Jail's Deputy Superintendent suspended February 13, 2013

    Gandhinagar: The Deputy Superintendent of the Sabarmati Central Jail in Gujarat was suspended on Wednesday after a jail break attempt by inmates. Jail authorities on Monday had discovered an 18feet long tunnel in the prison. Those who attempted the jail break have now been put into a concrete structure for strict...
  • Ahmedabad: 18feet tunnel discovered in Sabarmati jail February 11, 2013

    Ahmedabad: Authorities have discovered an 18feet long tunnel inside the Sabarmati Central Jail in Ahmedabad where 14 of the July 2008 Ahmedabad serial blast accused are presently lodged. Officials say the tunnel was being dug for the past five to six months and the detainees were trying to escape using...
  • Guj HC appoints trial judge for Godhra accused June 10, 2011

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Friday appointed a Special Judge to conduct the trial of an accused in the 2002 Godhra train burning case who was arrested after the judgement in the matter was pronounced. Judge CR Thakkar will conduct the trial of Ibrahim Chunga, who was arrested on March...
  • Godhra: Court to pronounce sentences today February 28, 2011

    Ahmedabad: A special court trying the Godhra train burning case is likely to pronounce on Tuesday the quantum of punishment for the 31 convicts. Designated judge PR Patel hearing the case inside the Sabarmati Central Jail here would pronounce the quantum of punishment to those...